Childhood obesity; joint subcommittee to study problem in public schools. (HJ637)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; childhood obesity; report. Establishes a joint subcommittee to study childhood obesity in Virginia's public schools. The joint subcommittee shall ascertain methods of combating childhood obesity in Virginia public schools and examine the relationship between the health and physical education curriculum; public health policies; social, economic, and cultural influences; and media messages; and the incidence of overweight and obese students in the public schools. Read the Bill »


03/07/2007: Passed the House


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078907103
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Rules
02/02/2007Taken up
02/02/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/02/2007Engrossed by House as amended HJ637E
02/02/2007Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (91-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007Communicated to Senate
02/02/2007Printed as engrossed 078907103-E
02/05/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on Rules
02/19/2007Reported from Rules with amendments
02/20/2007Reading waived (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007Motion to reconsider Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Passed by for the day
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Reading of amendments waived
02/21/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/21/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/21/2007Agreed to by Senate with amendments by voice vote
02/22/2007Placed on Calendar
02/22/2007Senate amendments agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ637ER)