H.R. 1943 (110th): Stop AIDS in Prison Act of 2007


Apr 19, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 25, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


Maxine Waters

Representative for California's 35th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2008
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for an effective HIV/AIDS program in Federal prisons.

Summary (CRS)

9/25/2008--Reported to Senate without amendment.Stop AIDS in Prison Act of 2007 - Directs the Bureau of Prisons to develop, and draft regulations to implement, a comprehensive policy to provide HIV ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 19, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 25, 2007
Reported by Committee

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Sep 25, 2007
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 25, 2008
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1943”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


43 cosponsors (40D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6038 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 6, 2006

H.R. 1429 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 17, 2009

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