Summary: S.Res.133 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed Senate without amendment (05/06/2009)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Designates the week of May 1-May 7, 2009, as National Physical Education and Sport Week.

Calls on school districts to implement local wellness policies as defined by the Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 2004 that include ambitious goals for physical education, physical activity, and other activities addressing the childhood obesity epidemic and promoting child wellness.

Encourages schools to offer physical education classes to students and work with community partners to provide opportunities and safe spaces for physical activities before and after school and during the summer for all children and youth.