Childhood obesity; Sup. of Public Instruction & Health Commissioner to work together to combat. (HB2214)

Introduced By

Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville) with support from co-patron Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Childhood obesity. Requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction and the State Health Commissioner to work together to combat childhood obesity and other chronic health conditions that affect school-age children. Read the Bill »


02/19/2007: signed by governor


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072466129
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Education
01/17/2007Reported from Education (19-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2007Read first time
01/18/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2214)
01/19/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2007Read third time and passed House (92-Y 4-N)
01/22/2007Communicated to Senate
01/23/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Read third time
02/05/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2214ER)
02/12/2007Signed by Speaker
02/12/2007Signed by President
02/13/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2214ER)
02/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 43 (effective 7/1/07)
03/13/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0043)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB974.