H.R.1072 - Women and AIDS Outreach and Prevention Act102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Morella, Constance A. [R-MD-8] (Introduced 02/21/1991)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/01/1991 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health and the Environment. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1072 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/21/1991)
Women and AIDS Outreach and Prevention Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make grants regarding prevention of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) and other sexually transmitted diseases in women, including preventive health services, screening, providing treatment (for such diseases other than AIDS), referrals, and follow-up services.
Requires that a grantee be an entity that provides health or voluntary family planning services: (1) to a significant number of low-income women; and (2) in an area with a significant number of AIDS cases in women and in newborn infants.
Requires that grantees maintain the confidentiality of information on individuals, subject to complying with applicable law.