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Call for public input "Healthy
2008 Iowa Acts, Senate File 2425, Division XI, created the “Healthy
Kids Act.” Specifically, these proposed rules deal with section
142 of the legislation and its mandate of minimum time periods of physical
activity for elementary and secondary students, as well as its mandate
that every student physically able to do so complete a certification
course for cardiopulmonary resuscitation by the end of grade 12.
Interested individuals may make written comments on the proposed amendments
on or before 4:30 p.m. on February 3, 2009. Comments on the proposed
amendments should be directed to Kevin Fangman, Division Administrator,
Iowa Department of Education, Third Floor, Grimes State Office Building,
Des Moines, Iowa 50319–0146; telephone (515)281–3333; E–mail
email@example.com; or fax (515)281–7700.
A public hearing will be held on February 3, 2009, from 2:30 to 4:00
p.m., originating in the ICN Room on the second floor of the Grimes State
Office Building, East 14th Street and Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa,
at which time persons may present their views either orally or in writing.
Any persons who intend to attend the public hearing and have special
requirements, such as those related to hearing or mobility impairments,
should advise the Department of Education of specific needs by calling
The document that is being addressed can
be located here.
The Department of Education also issued examples
and models of activities and programs (.doc format 51 KB) to aid a
teacher in meeting the proposed regulations.
General Legislative Contacts
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IOWA GENERAL ASSEMBLY
The Iowa Constitution grants the state's lawmaking authority to a General
Assembly consisting of a Senate and a House of Representatives. The 50 members
of the Senate and 100 members of the House are elected by the people of
Directory of House
Members and Committees.
Telephone the State Capital: 515-281-3221 You can ask for any members
desk from there. This is a very effective way of getting to your legislators.
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