Developments in HIV/AIDS legislation

Utyasheva, Leah; Pearshouse, Richard; Betteridge, Glenn
December 2006
HIV/AIDS Policy & Law Review;Dec2006, Vol. 11 Issue 2/3, p35
The article focuses on developments related to HIV/AIDS legislation in several countries. Vietnam had adopted a new Law on Prevention and Control of HIV/AIDS in June 2006. In China, the Tenth National People's Congress introduced a legislative proposal to make the intentional spread of HIV a crime, in March 2006. Tajikistan adopted a new law titled Counteraction to human immunodeficiency virus and Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome in December 2005.


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