senate Bill S2336

Vetoed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes a New York state physical fitness and activity education campaign

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  • Introduced
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 13, 2015 vetoed memo.194
Aug 03, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 09, 2015 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.138
substituted for a7022
May 20, 2015 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 11, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 06, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 05, 2015 1st report cal.561
Feb 26, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Jan 22, 2015 referred to health

Votes

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Feb 26, 2015 - Health committee Vote

S2336
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S2336 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7022
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง264, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S7000, A9403

S2336 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a New York state physical fitness and activity education campaign.

S2336 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2336 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  2336

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 22, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DeFRANCISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to a physical fitness
  and activity education campaign

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

  Section  1. Legislative intent. The legislature hereby determines that
a public awareness and educational campaign to encourage physical activ-
ity will improve the fitness of the people of the state of New York  and
lead  to a lifetime of good health. This campaign will complement exist-
ing programs administered by the department of health that  develop  and
promote  nutrition  and wellness activities that enhance the quality-of-
life for children and adults.
  S 2. The public health law is amended by adding a new section  264  to
read as follows:
  S  264.  NEW  YORK  STATE  PHYSICAL  FITNESS  AND  ACTIVITY  EDUCATION
CAMPAIGN. 1. A NEW YORK STATE PHYSICAL FITNESS  AND  ACTIVITY  EDUCATION
CAMPAIGN  IS  HEREBY ESTABLISHED UNDER THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE COMMIS-
SIONER FOR THE  PURPOSE  OF  PROMOTING  PHYSICAL  FITNESS  AND  ACTIVITY
THROUGH  THE  DEVELOPMENT  AND  IMPLEMENTATION OF A PUBLIC EDUCATION AND
OUTREACH CAMPAIGN.
  2. THE CAMPAIGN WILL FOCUS  ON  INCREASING  PUBLIC  AWARENESS  OF  THE
IMPORTANCE OF PHYSICAL FITNESS AND ACTIVITY AND ITS CORRESPONDING HEALTH
BENEFITS. THE CAMPAIGN WILL INCREASE PUBLIC AWARENESS THROUGH THE USE OF
SOCIAL  AND MASS MEDIA, INCLUDING INTERNET, RADIO, AND PRINT ADVERTISING
TO PROMOTE THIS MESSAGE. THE CAMPAIGN WILL  ALSO  IDENTIFY  AND  RECRUIT
INDIVIDUALS  TO  SERVE  AS  VISIBLE,  PUBLIC AMBASSADORS TO PROMOTE THIS
MESSAGE. SUCH AMBASSADORS MAY INCLUDE PROFESSIONAL AND AMATEUR ATHLETES,
FITNESS EXPERTS, AND CELEBRITY ADVOCATES FROM  MEDIA,  MUSIC  AND  OTHER
ENTERTAINMENT MEDIUMS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08170-01-5

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