|NV||Signed into law 06/2013||P-12||CPR Training|
Requires instruction in the administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the use of an automated external defibrillator to be i...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||CPR Training|
Requires schools to provide training in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the use of an automated external defibrillator for students ...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||CPR Requirement for High School Graduation|
Amends existing law to include instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation which must be included in at least one health class necessary fo...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||CPR Training|
Requires students to be trained in cardiopulmonary resuscitation as a condition of high school graduation, beginning in the 2014-2015 academ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Organ and Tissue Donation in Health and Science Curriculum Frameworks|
From bill summary: Requires the Instructional Quality Commission and the state board to ensure that the health and science curriculum framew...
|DE||Signed into law 07/2012||P-12||Teen Dating Violence|
Requires school districts and charter schools to establish a policy on responding to Teen Dating Violence and Sexual Assault, including guid...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Cardiovascular Care Instruction|
Requires that all public secondary schools and approved and recognized independent secondary schools provide instruction in cardiopulmonary ...
|TN||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Curricular Changes for CPR Training|
Revises statute on CPR education, requiring schools to use hands-on practice and skills testing to support cognitive learning and training. ...
|TX||Adopted 11/2011||P-12||Nutrition Outreach and Education|
4 TAC 26.40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 51, 52, 53, 55
Renames nutrition outreach and education programs and clarifies eligibility requirements for both programs. One program is now "Expanding th...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Internet Safety Instruction|
Adds Internet safety to the list of health education topics which public schools are required to cover. http://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sectio...
|NJ||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Dating Violence Policy|
Directs the Department of Education to develop a school district dating violence policy and requires school districts to provide dating viol...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Health Education|
Appropriations--Health Education - Appropriates $10,710,400 for Health Education Programs for fiscal year 2012; limits the number of full-t...
|DC||Adopted 07/2010||P-12||Health and Wellness|
LB 18-564 - Health and Wellness
Requires public schools and charter schools to provide health education to students in grades K-8. Requires schools to collaborate with pare...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Student Health|
S.B. 210, Part I
Establishes the Healthy Choices for Healthy Children Council. Directs the council to:
(1) Monitor progress in improving student health and ...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Dating Violence Instruction|
Requires that each school year the governing authority of each public school shall 10 provide to students in grades seven through twelve enr...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Teen Dating Violence and Abuse Instruction|
Provides that comprehensive health education taught in public schools shall include component on teen dating violence and abuse for students...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Healthful Living Honors-Level Courses|
Directs the state board of education to develop or identify academically rigorous honors level courses in healthful living education that ca...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Curriculum|
AN ACT amending Title 15, chapter 3, article 3, Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding section 15-342.02; amending title 15, chapter 7, article...
|AK||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Farm-to-School Program|
Establishes the farm-to-school program in the Department of Natural Resources; relates to school gardens, greenhouses and farms. Program wil...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2009||P-12||Dating Violence Prevention|
H.B. 19 - Dating Violence Prevention
Enacts the Tina Croucher Act to require school districts to adopt a dating violence prevention policy as part of its policy prohibiting hara...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Teen Dating Violence|
Allows the Comprehensive Health Education Program in grades 8-12 to include instruction on teen dating violence. http://www.ilga.gov/legisla...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Cancer Prevention|
Requires that the Comprehensive Health Education Program include information about cancer, including types of cancer, signs and symptoms, ri...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Early Childhood Health Literacy|
Authorizes the Department of Education to establish a pilot project for the purpose of assisting federal Head Start program providers locate...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Interagency Farm-to-School Coordination Task Force|
Establishes an interagency farm-to-school coordination task force to promote a healthy diet for schoolchildren and the business of small to ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Nutrition Education|
Authorizes the department of agriculture to develop an outreach program to promote better health and nutrition programs and prevent obesity ...
|RI||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Standards-Based PE and Health Curriculum|
Requires that the physical education and health curriculums in schools be based on standards set by the Health Education Framework and the P...
|OK||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||School Health Coordinators Pilot Program|
Directs the State Department of Education to contract with a statewide school health program to establish a School Health Coordinators Pilot...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Local Farms-Healthy Kids Act|
The bill creates the farm-to-school program within the department of agriculture to facilitate increased procurement of Washington grown foo...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Health and Physical Education Coordinator|
Directs the state department of education to hire a health and physical education coordinator not later than the beginning of the 2008-2009 ...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Human Growth and Development Curriculum|
Defines "age-appropriate" and "research-based." Directs the department of education to develop age-appropriate and research-based materials ...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Parental Notification/Consent Clinical Health Care Class|
Requires specific parental notification and consent before public education students who are minors may participate in the clinical experien...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Abandoned Newborn Infant Protection Act|
Deletes provision that requires all sex education courses to advise pupils of the provisions of the Abandoned Newborn Infant Protection Act ...
|NJ||Adopted 06/2005||P-12||Model School Nutrition Policy|
Nutrition Rule, Department of Agriculture
State Board of Agriculture has approved Agriculture Department's amended Nutrition Rule. Will be phased in. By September 1, 2006, districts ...
|SC||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Physical Education, School Health Services, and Nutritional Standards|
Adds Chapter 10, entitled Physical Education, School Health Services, and Nutritional Standards. Applies to elementary schools. Sets the amo...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Instruction on Skin Cancer Prevention|
Requires all public schools to incorporate instruction on skin cancer prevention into the existing curriculum in the common school grades if...
|KS||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Food and Beverages|
Requires the state board to develop nutrition guidelines for all foods and beverages made available to public school students during the sch...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2004||P-12||Comprehensive Sexual Health and AIDS Prevention|
Requires, if instruction in comprehensive sexual health education and HIV/AIDS prevention will be taught by outside consultants, or if that ...
|MI||To governor 06/2004||P-12||Sex Education Instruction|
Revises requirements for instruction in sex education; requires teaching abstinence relative to HIV/AIDS issues; requires emphasis on marria...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2003||P-12||Education: Sexual Health and HIV/AIDS Prevention|
Establishes the Comprehensive Sexual Health and HIV/AIDS Prevention Education Act. Authorizes school districts to provide comprehensive sexu...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2003||P-12||Health Education|
Specifies pupils may receive instruction relating to the components of preventative health. The instruction on nutrition may include related...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||School Nutrition|
Requests the lieutenant governor and the speaker to create a joint interim committee to study issues related to nutrition among state public...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Oral Health Instruction into Public School|
Implements oral health instruction into public school curricula. http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us/ftproot/bills/2003/public/SB811.pdf...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Child Health Advisory Committee|
Creates a Child Health Advisory Committee; coordinates statewide efforts to combat childhood obesity; provides for standards and policy reco...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2002||P-12||Nutrition Education Curriculum|
Requires the Department of Education to incorporate nutrition education curriculum content into the health curriculum framework at its next ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2002||P-12||Enrichment Programs, Nutrition Education|
Relates to existing law which provides incentives for schools and communities to partner together to establish after school enrichment progr...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||Food Offerings|
Relates to urging primary and secondary schools to offer students more calcium rich foods and beverages in their lunch and snack bar program...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2001||P-12||Information on school meals|
Authorizes every public school to post a summary of nutrition and physical activity laws and regulations and the school district policies. R...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||CPR Instruction|
Relates to cardiopulmonary resuscitation instruction of public school students....
|GA||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Recess In Schools|
Act No. 33., Relates to obesity in children; creates the Joint Study Committee on Physical Activity (recess) in Schools....
|CA||Vetoed 09/2000||P-12||School Food Service Programs|
Requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction to convene an advisory task force to explore ways to inform parents about the healthfulnes...
|TN||Signed into law 02/2000||P-12||Coordinated Health Program|
Provides for coordinated school health program; requires program to include, but not be limited to, school nurses, health education, school ...