Legislation and Policy

U.S. Capital Code of Federal Regulations

United States Government Printing Office.

The Code of Federal Regulations is the codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the Federal Government.

The Federal Register

United States Government Printing Office.

Official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of Federal agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other presidential documents.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Nutrition and Physical Activity Legislative Database

DHHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Searchable database of state-level bills related to nutrition and physical activity topics.



Provides information on agricultural policy to farmers and ranchers.

School Health Policies and Programs Study

DHHS. CDC. National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.

National survey periodically conducted to assess school health policies and programs at the state, district, school, and classroom levels.

Obesity Policy and the Law of Unintended Consequences

USDA. Economic Research Service. Amber Waves.

June 2005 article.