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HB 1173 - Reversal of the BMI Report Card Requirement - Key Vote

Arkansas Key Votes

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Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (26-2) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (71-26) - (Key vote)

Title: Reversal of the BMI Report Card Requirement

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that rescinds the requirement for school districts to provide parents with a body mass index report for each student.

Highlights:
- Prohibits vending machines in elementary schools [sec. 1(c1A)]. - Requires schools to provide parents with information on funds received through contracts with food and beverage companies [sec 1(c1B)]. - Eliminates the requirement for school districts to take or report the body mass index (BMI) of a student [section 1(c2)]. - Requires school districts to assist in the development of local policies that address nutrition and physical activity goals [sec. 1(e)].
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Reversal of the BMI Report Card Requirement

Sponsors

  • Keven L. Anderson (AR - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Pam Adcock (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Gilbert R. Baker (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David A. 'Dave' Bisbee (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Steven L. 'Steve' Breedlove (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jerry Brown (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • David R. Cook (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Eddie Cooper (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lamont B. Cornwell (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Sharon Dobbins (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • David K. Dunn (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • William Lenville 'Lenville' Evans Sr. (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Nathan V. George (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Rick Green (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Eric W. Harris (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kim D. Hendren (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Donna Hutchinson (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Harmon 'Gene' Jeffress (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mike Kenney (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bryan B. King (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry D. 'Buddy' Lovell (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John T. Lowery Jr. (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim Medley (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul G. Miller (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • James R. Norton (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Tracy Pennartz (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Benny C. Petrus (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Beverly R. Pyle (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Roy C. Ragland (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Johnnie J. Roebuck (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mary Anne Salmon (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bill Sample (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Randy W. Stewart (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Scott Sullivan (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Chris Thyer (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
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