S.RES.104: A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn.
Total Cosponsors 3 (All Democrats)
Introduced April 22, 2013
Latest Major Action April 22, 2013
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Bill Summary

Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day. Encourages state and local governments to recognize and support such a day. Promotes effective and comprehensive HIV prevention education programs as a tool to ensure that all people in the United States are educated about HIV.

Urges youth-friendly and accessible health care services to better provide for the early identification of HIV through voluntary routine testing and to connect those in need to clinically and culturally appropriate care and treatment as early as possible.

Commends the work of AIDS service organizations, community and faith-based organizations, and school-based health centers that are providing youth-friendly, effective, prevention, treatment, care, and support services to young people living with and vulnerable to HIV/AIDS.

Recognizes the importance of interventions that address structural barriers faced by young people to living healthy lives. P...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 22, 2013 Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2846)