S. 531 (113th): Promoting Physical Activity for Americans Act

Introduced:

Mar 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 23, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thomas “Tom” Harkin
Senator from Iowa
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2014
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the publication by the Secretary of Human Services of physical activity guidelines for Americans.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2179 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2013

S. 39 (Related)
Healthy Lifestyles and Prevention America Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2013

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 531” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Mar 12, 2013
Reported by Committee
Jul 23, 2014

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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