Bill Status of HB5950 95th General Assembly
Short Description: PUB HLTH-FITNESS WEBSITE
Rep. Ruth Munson - Elizabeth Coulson - Patricia R. Bellock, Elizabeth Hernandez, Esther Golar, Harry Osterman, Patrick J Verschoore and Constance A. Howard
(Sen. Carole Pankau)
| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Eldercise Fitness Website Act. Provides that, subject to appropriation, the Department of Public Health and the Department on Aging, in cooperation with the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, shall create an Internet-based statewide fitness program to educate and involve older citizens and their families in physical activities, as well as stress the importance of proper nutrition.
House Committee Amendment No. 1
Provides that there is no rulemaking authority under the Act, but that the Governor may suggest rules by filing them with the General Assembly and requesting that the General Assembly authorize such rulemaking by law, enact the suggested rules into law, or take other appropriate action in the General Assembly's discretion.