Summary: H.Con.Res.131 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.Con.Res.131. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/13/2012)

Supports efforts to raise awareness about the HIV/AIDS crisis.

Recognizes the importance of country ownership of the HIV/AIDS response, including participation by civil society.

Supports the achievements of the United States President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), in cooperation with international efforts to combat HIV/AIDS.

Endorses the call for virtual global elimination of new pediatric HIV infections by 2015.

Urges continued U.S. leadership in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

Calls upon all nations to implement effective AIDS strategies that are tailored to local conditions and respect the human rights and dignity of persons living with HIV/AIDS.