HR 1462

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1462

To address HIV/AIDS in the African-American community, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 8, 2011

Mr. RANGEL (for himself, Mr. RUSH, Ms. NORTON, Mrs. MALONEY, Ms. RICHARDSON, Mrs. CHRISTENSEN, Ms. CLARKE of New York, Mr. JACKSON of Illinois, Mr. KING of New York, Ms. LEE of California, and Ms. SCHAKOWSKY) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To address HIV/AIDS in the African-American community, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Subtitle A--Office of Minority Health

Subtitle B--Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Subtitle C--Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Subtitle D--National Institutes of Health

Subtitle E--Health Resources and Services Administration

Subtitle F--Miscellaneous

TITLE II--MISCELLANEOUS

SEC. 3. FINDINGS.

SEC. 4. DEFINITIONS APPLICABLE THROUGHOUT ACT.

TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

SEC. 100. DEFINITION.

Subtitle A--Office of Minority Health

SEC. 101. SERVICES TO REDUCE HIV/AIDS IN AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY.

Subtitle B--Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

SEC. 111. GRANTS FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES TO PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCIES AND FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATIONS.

SEC. 112. SERVICES FOR HIV/AIDS AFFECTED YOUTH WHO ARE SEPARATED FROM THEIR FAMILIES.

Subtitle C--Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

SEC. 121. PUBLIC HEALTH INTERVENTION AND PREVENTION ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 122. HIV/AIDS PREVENTION AND EDUCATION.

SEC. 123. BUILDING CAPACITY OF COMMUNITIES.

SEC. 124. NATIONAL MEDIA OUTREACH CAMPAIGN.

Subtitle D--National Institutes of Health

SEC. 131. RESEARCH TO DEVELOP BEHAVIORAL STRATEGIES TO REDUCE TRANSMISSION OF HIV/AIDS.

SEC. 132. STUDY OF BIOLOGICAL AND BEHAVIORAL FACTORS.

Subtitle E--Health Resources and Services Administration

SEC. 141. HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS TREATING INDIVIDUALS WITH HIV/AIDS.

`Subpart 4--Health Care Professionals Treating Individuals With HIV/AIDS

`SEC. 780. BETTER CARE FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH HIV/AIDS.

Subtitle F--Miscellaneous

SEC. 151. REPORT ON IMPACT OF HIV/AIDS IN THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY.

SEC. 152. STUDY ON STATUS OF HIV/AIDS EPIDEMIC AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS.

TITLE II--MISCELLANEOUS

SEC. 201. SENSE OF CONGRESS ON NATIONAL BLACK CLERGY HIV/AIDS AWARENESS SUNDAY.

SEC. 202. SENSE OF CONGRESS ON FEDERAL AGENCIES WITH RESPONSIBILITY FOR PREVENTING, TESTING FOR, AND TREATING HIV/AIDS.

SEC. 203. SENSE OF CONGRESS ON FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS PROCEDURES FOR INMATES WITH HIV.

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