KY HB88 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Introduced on January 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-10 - to Education (H)
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to establish the goal of increasing time for physical activity to 20 minutes per day or 100 minutes per week in all schools with kindergarten through grade 5 by November 1, 2020; require the Kentucky Department of Education to identify model programs, provide resources and assessment tools, develop a checklist for collecting data for public reporting, encourage physical activity plans in schools containing grades 6 through 8, report to the Interim Joint Committee on Education and the Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare and Family Services by December 1, 2019, and annually thereafter on progress toward meeting the goal, and share aggregate school district and county data with the Cabinet for Health and Family Services.

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AN ACT relating to healthy goals for the school children of the Commonwealth.



2019-01-10Houseto Education (H)
2019-01-08Houseintroduced in House
2018-12-11HousePrefiled by the sponsor(s).


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