H.R.3088 - Victims of Rape Health Protection Act106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Weldon, Dave [R-FL-15] (Introduced 10/14/1999)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/03/2000 Received in the Senate. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.3088 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)
Victims of Rape Health Protection Act - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to reduce by ten percent the funds available to a State under the drug control grant program unless such State demonstrates that in its laws or regulations with respect to a defendant against whom a rape charge is brought, such State requires that: (1) the defendant be tested for HIV if the nature of the crime would have placed the victim at risk of HIV and the victim requests such a test; (2) the defendant be so tested within 48 hours after the information or indictment is presented and that the test results be made immediately available to the victim; (3) the defendant undergo any appropriate follow-up tests and that those test results be made immediately available to the victim; and (4) if results indicate that the defendant has HIV, such fact may be considered in the judicial proceedings conducted for the crime.
Introduced in House (10/14/1999)
Allows funds reduced for noncompliance with such requirements to be redistributed to complying States.