TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – A Senate Democrat is seeking to require that Florida high-school students learn about preventing breast cancer and prostate cancer.
Sen. Kevin Rader, D-Delray Beach, filed a bill Friday that would add such instruction to the health-education curriculum for students in grades 9 through 12.READ MORE: 2 Diners Injured In Partial Deck Collapse At Fort Lauderdale Waterfront Eatery
The bill (SB 276) would require instruction about characteristics of breast cancer and prostate cancer and measures to prevent the diseases.READ MORE: Florida Gets $4 Billion Bump in Estimated Tax Dollars
The bill is filed for consideration during the 2020 legislative session, which starts Jan. 14.MORE NEWS: Hollywood Police: Arrest Made In Separate Sexual Battery Cases
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