Summary: H.R.4140 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/30/2000)

International HIV-AIDS Partnership Prevention Act of 2000 - Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to direct the Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (AID) to: (1) establish and carry out, through a grant program, HIV-AIDS education, prevention, treatment, and research programs in foreign countries, including programs to build community capacity to slow the spread of the epidemic; and (2) take all appropriate steps to enhance cooperative efforts among foreign countries and to assist in fostering human rights with respect to the establishment of such programs. Authorizes the Administrator of AID to establish HIV-AIDS Technical Support Centers in any country mission of the AID in order to provide technical assistance to recipients of assistance under this Act. Authorizes appropriations (earmarking amounts for AIDS vaccine research and development).