S.372: Real Education for Healthy Youth Act of 2013

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Sponsor Frank R. Lautenberg, D-N.J.
Total Cosponsors 6 (All Democrats)
Introduced Feb. 14, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 14, 2013
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Bill Summary

Real Education for Healthy Youth Act of 2013 - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award competitive grants to enable eligible entities to carry out programs that provide adolescents with comprehensive sex education to: (1) replicate evidence-based sex education programs, (2) substantially incorporate elements of evidence-based sex education programs, or (3) create a demonstration project based on generally accepted characteristics of effective sex education programs. Sets forth provisions regarding evaluation of such programs. Requires the Secretary to establish a common set of performance measures to assess the implementation and impact of grant programs funded under this Act.

Requires the Secretary to award competitive grants to: (1) institutions of higher education to enable such institutions to provide young people with comprehensive sex education with an emphasis on reducing HIV, other sexually transmitted infections, and unintended pregnancy...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 14, 2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.