H.Res.219 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Asian and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bordallo, Madeleine Z. [D-GU-At Large] (Introduced 05/17/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||05/24/2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.|
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Summary: H.Res.219 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/17/2013)
Expresses support for the observance of National Asian American and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
Recognizes the importance of: (1) culturally and linguistically competent services as a core element in reducing HIV/AIDS rates in Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander communities; and (2) addressing the gaps in research and data in order to fully understand the HIV/AIDS epidemic in such communities.
Recognizes the people across the United States infected and affected by HIV/AIDS who are commemorating this day and who work to reduce the impact of HIV/AIDS on Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander communities.