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H0829......................................................by STATE AFFAIRS HEALTHY IDAHO ADVISORY COMMITTEE - Adds to existing law to create the Healthy Idaho Advisory Committee; to set forth membership; to provide for the election of a chair; to provide that a majority constitutes a quorum; to require monthly meetings; to provide that members serve without pay; to provide that the committee shall make recommendations; and to set forth considerations. 03/09 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 03/10 Rpt prt - to Health/Wel 03/15 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 03/16 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg Rls susp - FAILED - 31-38-1 AYES -- Andersen, Block, Boe, Cuddy, Deal, Douglas, Edmunson, Field(18), Garrett, Harwood, Henbest, Jaquet, Jones, Kellogg, Langhorst, Martinez, Miller, Mitchell, Naccarato, Pasley-Stuart, Ring, Ringo, Robison, Sayler, Shepherd, Shirley, Smith(30), Smylie, Snodgrass, Trail, Mr. Speaker NAYS -- Barraclough, Barrett, Bauer, Bayer, Bedke, Bell, Black, Bolz, Bradford, Campbell, Cannon, Clark, Collins, Crow, Denney, Eberle, Ellsworth, Eskridge, Field(23), Gagner, Kulczyk, Lake, Langford, McGeachin, McKague, Meyer, Moyle, Nielsen, Raybould, Ridinger, Roberts, Rydalch, Sali, Schaefer, Skippen, Stevenson, Wills, Wood Absent and excused -- Smith(24) Floor Sponsor - Henbest Filed in the Office of the Chief Clerk
]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]] Fifty-seventh Legislature Second Regular Session - 2004 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 829 BY STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO THE HEALTHY IDAHO ADVISORY COMMITTEE; AMENDING CHAPTER 10, TITLE 3 56, IDAHO CODE, BY THE ADDITION OF A NEW SECTION 56-1054, IDAHO CODE, TO 4 CREATE THE HEALTHY IDAHO ADVISORY COMMITTEE, TO SET FORTH MEMBERSHIP, TO 5 PROVIDE FOR THE ELECTION OF A CHAIR, TO PROVIDE THAT A MAJORITY CONSTI- 6 TUTES A QUORUM, TO REQUIRE MONTHLY MEETINGS, TO PROVIDE THAT MEMBERS SERVE 7 WITHOUT PAY, TO PROVIDE THAT THE COMMITTEE SHALL MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS AND 8 TO SET FORTH CONSIDERATIONS. 9 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 10 SECTION 1. That Chapter 10, Title 56, Idaho Code, be, and the same is 11 hereby amended by the addition thereto of a NEW SECTION, to be known and des- 12 ignated as Section 56-1054, Idaho Code, and to read as follows: 13 56-1054. HEALTHY IDAHO ADVISORY COMMITTEE. (1) There is hereby created 14 within the office of the governor a "Healthy Idaho Advisory Committee," here- 15 inafter referred to as the committee, to consist of up to fourteen (14) mem- 16 bers. The members of the committee may represent the following: 17 (a) One (1) representative from each of the following to be appointed by 18 the governor: 19 (i) The department of health and welfare; 20 (ii) Idaho dietetic association; 21 (iii) Idaho academy of pediatrics; 22 (iv) Idaho academy of family practice; 23 (v) Idaho association of health, physical education, recreation and 24 dance; 25 (vi) One (1) member to represent jointly the Idaho heart associa- 26 tion, the American cancer society, and the American lung association; 27 and 28 (vii) One (1) member from "Idaho on the Move"; and 29 (b) One (1) representative from each of the following to be appointed by 30 the superintendent of public instruction: 31 (i) Department of education; 32 (ii) Idaho school food service association; 33 (iii) School nurses of Idaho; 34 (iv) Idaho association of school administrators; and 35 (v) A parent-teacher association (PTA) or parent-teacher organiza- 36 tion (PTO) in Idaho; and 37 (c) One (1) representative of the Idaho transportation department to be 38 appointed by the director of the Idaho transportation department; and 39 (d) One (1) member from "Action for Healthy Kids." 40 (2) The committee shall elect one (1) of its members to act as chair for 41 a term of one (1) year. A majority of the members shall constitute a quorum 42 for the transaction of business. The committee shall meet at least monthly. 43 Members of the committee shall serve without pay pursuant to section 2 1 59-509(b), Idaho Code. 2 (3) The committee shall make recommendations to the governor, the legis- 3 lature, the state board of education and the state board of health and welfare 4 consistent with the intent and purposes of this section. The committee shall 5 develop nutrition and physical activity recommendations and shall develop rec- 6 ommendations for the promotion of a statewide program to address physical in- 7 activity and obesity. The committee shall consider the following: 8 (a) Statewide initiatives to increase the physical activity and fitness 9 of Idahoans; 10 (b) Promotion of walking and biking in communities; 11 (c) Dissemination of nutritional information to the public; 12 (d) Foods sold individually in school cafeterias but outside the regu- 13 lated national school lunch program; 14 (e) Competitive foods as defined by the United States department of agri- 15 culture, as in existence on January 1, 2004, and offered at schools typi- 16 cally through vending machines, student stores, school fundraisers, food 17 carts or food concessions, and schools' energy expenditure costs for such 18 vending machines; 19 (f) The expenditure of funds derived from competitive food and beverage 20 contracts; 21 (g) Physical education and activity in schools; 22 (h) Systems to ensure the implementation of nutrition and physical activ- 23 ity standards in schools; and 24 (i) The monitoring and evaluating of results and reporting of outcomes.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 14238C1 This legislation will create a Healthy Idaho Advisory Committee within the Office of the Governor that will require reporting to the Governor and the legislation on a broad number of issues related to diet and exercise in Idaho and in Idaho schools. FISCAL IMPACT There is no fiscal impact to the general fund. Contact Name: Representative Margaret Henbest Phone: 332-1000 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE H 829