H.Con.Res.131 - Expressing support for continued international cooperation to combat HIV/AIDS.112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-9] (Introduced 07/13/2012)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||07/18/2012 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.131 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
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.