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Committee on AIDS

The Special Committee on HIV/AIDS concerns include HIV-related  law and policy issues, whether on a federal, state or local level. The recent  work of the Committee has focused on the criminalization of HIV; the status of  HIV+ women in Chile; HIV care for those with severe mental disabilities; the UN  Global Commission on AIDS; new HASA rules for persons living with HIV/AIDS.  Committee members work with various firms, non-profit agencies and medical  institutions.

Recent Reports

Report on Legislation Regarding the Possession and Use of Hypodermic Syringes and Needles (June 2015) ( PDF format )
Subject area: Syringe Use

Letter to Mayor de Blasio regarding recommendations for comprehensive sexual health education (March 2015) ( PDF format )
Subject area: Sexuality Education

Letter to Mayor de Blasio re: Policy Recommendations Concerning AIDS (February 2014) ( PDF ) 
Subject area: NYC Policy Recommendations

For the full list of committee reports click here