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Federal/State:New Jersey
Bill:NJ HB 4245 - BMI screening for school children
Summary:Would require boards of education to calculate body mass index for students in first, fourth, seventh, and tenth grades.
Sponsor(s):Assemblywoman L. Grace Spencer (D)
Status:
As of 6/17/2013: Introduced, referred to Committee on Education

Federal/State:New Jersey
Bill:NJ SB 111 - BMI screening for school children
Summary:Would require boards of education to calculate body mass index for students in first, fourth, seventh, and tenth grades.
Sponsor(s):Senator Gerald Cardinale (R)
Status:
As of 1/20/2012: Introduced, referred to Committee on Education