Endorse the REPEAL Act! Together We Can End HIV Criminalization
May 2, 2013
This year, Congresswoman Barbara Lee will reintroduce the REPEAL Act with bipartisan support. If passed, this act will be a key step towards ending unfair and unjust HIV criminalization laws in the United States by:
To find out more about the REPEAL Act, please see this fact sheet.
Show your support for the REPEAL Act! List your organization as an endorser by filling out this form by COB May 7, 2013. Endorsements will continue to be open after the introduction of the bill.
REPEAL Act History
Last Congress, Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13) introduced the Repeal Existing Policies that Encourage and Allow Legal HIV Discrimination Act, or REPEAL Act. The 2011 Repeal Act expressed the sense of Congress that federal and state laws, policies, and regulations regarding people living with HIV/AIDS should:
The 2013 REPEAL Act is in line with:
This article was provided by HIV Prevention Justice Alliance. Visit HIV Prevention Justice Alliance's website to find out more about their activities and publications.
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