senate Bill S1439

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes a task force on food, nutrition and physical education for New York state schools; appropriation; repealer

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Jan 09, 2013 referred to finance

S1439 - Details

Law Section:
Appropriations
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3930
2009-2010: S2874A

S1439 - Summary

Establishes a task force on food, nutrition and physical education to investigate and establish appropriate and healthy meal plans and physical education standards for New York state schools; appropriates funds therefor.

S1439 - Sponsor Memo

S1439 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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    S. 1439                                                   A. 691

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. ADAMS -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. ROBINSON -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Education

AN  ACT to establish a task force on food, nutrition and physical educa-
  tion to investigate and establish appropriate and healthy  meal  plans
  and physical education standards for New York state schools; making an
  appropriation therefor and providing for the repeal of such provisions
  upon expiration thereof

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The commissioner of health is hereby directed to  create  a
task  force on food, nutrition and physical education to investigate and
establish appropriate and healthy  meal  plans  and  physical  education
standards for New York state schools.
  S  2.  The task force shall consist of 15 members and shall be chaired
by the commissioner of health or his designee.  Five  members  shall  be
appointed  by the commissioner of health; two members shall be appointed
upon the recommendation of the commissioner of education; three  members
shall  be appointed upon the recommendation of the governor; two members
shall be appointed upon the recommendation of the speaker of the  assem-
bly;  and  two members shall be appointed upon the recommendation of the
temporary president of the senate. The commissioner of health may invite
appropriate ad hoc representatives from other state and/or  local  agen-
cies  to  serve  on the task force. Vacancies on the task force shall be
filled in the manner provided for original appointments.
  S 3. The task force shall report its findings, conclusions and  recom-
mendations  to  the  governor, temporary president of the senate and the
speaker of the assembly by September 1, 2015.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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