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Abbott, Aids, And The Ada: Why A Per Se Disability Rule For Hiv/Aids Is Both Just And A Must, Scott Thompson Jan 2008

Abbott, Aids, And The Ada: Why A Per Se Disability Rule For Hiv/Aids Is Both Just And A Must, Scott Thompson

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HIV/AIDS should be classified as a per se disability under the Americans with Disablities Act. Such a ruling is justified by the plain language of the act itself, legislative history, administrative regulations, and court precedent. Absent such a ruling, individuals with HIV must demonstrate that they have (1) an mental or physical impairment, (2) that substantially limits (3) a major life activity. While most courts to address the applicability of the ADA to individuals with HIV/AIDS have found that such individuals are disabled because HIV impairs the major life activity of reproduction, such an interpretation leaves open the ...


Testing Testing, Carl E. Schneider Jul 1997

Testing Testing, Carl E. Schneider

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Last year, Congress passed the Ryan White Care Act Amendments of 1996. The amendments authorize ten million dollars for each fiscal year from 1996 through 2000 for counseling pregnant women on HIV disease, for "outreach efforts to pregnant women at high risk of HN who are not currently receiving prenatal care," and for voluntary testing for pregnant women. The amendments compromise a central question: whether prenatal and neonatal AIDS testing should be compelled. The compromise is complex. The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is instructed to establish a system for states to use to discover and ...


Hearing On Aids In Ethnic Minority Communities Ii: A Reassessment, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services Dec 1991

Hearing On Aids In Ethnic Minority Communities Ii: A Reassessment, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Public Hearing On Evaluation Of Needle Exchange Programs As A Way To Combat Aids, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services Nov 1989

Public Hearing On Evaluation Of Needle Exchange Programs As A Way To Combat Aids, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Oversight Hearing: State Plan For Aids/Hiv Disease, Senate Select Committee On Aids Mar 1989

Oversight Hearing: State Plan For Aids/Hiv Disease, Senate Select Committee On Aids

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Aids Research Center At San Francisco General Hospital, Joint Legislative Budget Committee Mar 1989

Aids Research Center At San Francisco General Hospital, Joint Legislative Budget Committee

California Joint Committees

The Joint Legislative Budget Committee held a public hearing on February 27, 1989, in Room 112, and March 6, 1989, in Room 3191, at the State Capitol in Sacramento to study the issue of the AIDS Research Center at San Francisco General Hospital. This report represents the outgrowth of that discussion.


Hearing On Ab 2900: Testing Applicants For Health Insurance For H.I.V. Infection, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services Oct 1988

Hearing On Ab 2900: Testing Applicants For Health Insurance For H.I.V. Infection, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Hearing On Proposition 102: Reporting Exposure To The Aids Virus Initiative, Senate Select Committee On Aids, Senate Committee On Judiciary, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services, Assembly Committee On Public Safety Sep 1988

Hearing On Proposition 102: Reporting Exposure To The Aids Virus Initiative, Senate Select Committee On Aids, Senate Committee On Judiciary, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services, Assembly Committee On Public Safety

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Interim Hearing On Aids Prevention Strategies, Senate Select Committee On Aids Dec 1987

Interim Hearing On Aids Prevention Strategies, Senate Select Committee On Aids

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Hearing On Aids In Minority Communities. Part Ii - Written Testimony, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services Dec 1987

Hearing On Aids In Minority Communities. Part Ii - Written Testimony, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Hearing On Aids In Minority Communities, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services Dec 1987

Hearing On Aids In Minority Communities, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Interim Hearing On Treatment Of People With Aids, Senate Select Committee On Aids Nov 1987

Interim Hearing On Treatment Of People With Aids, Senate Select Committee On Aids

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Interim Hearing On Aids: Past, Present, And Future, Senate Select Committee On Aids Oct 1987

Interim Hearing On Aids: Past, Present, And Future, Senate Select Committee On Aids

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Aids And The Iv Drug User, Senate Select Committee On Substance Abuse, Senate Select Committee On Aids Oct 1987

Aids And The Iv Drug User, Senate Select Committee On Substance Abuse, Senate Select Committee On Aids

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Senate Bill 1251 Home Health Attendant Or Hospice Care Pilot Study, California Senate Sep 1987

Senate Bill 1251 Home Health Attendant Or Hospice Care Pilot Study, California Senate

California Senate

Jack LIttle, Ph.D
Steve Daley, M.A.
Howard Fortson

AIDS Project Los Angeles.


Interim Hearing On Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Assembly Committee On Health Aug 1987

Interim Hearing On Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Assembly Committee On Health

California Assembly

No abstract provided.


Senate Bill 1251 Evaluation Of California's Aids Community Education Program, California Senate Aug 1987

Senate Bill 1251 Evaluation Of California's Aids Community Education Program, California Senate

California Senate

Prepared for the Office of AIDS, California Department of Health, by:

Paul Harder
Sandra Wexler
Toby Marotta
Sheigla Murphy
Amanda Houston-Hamilton

Conducted under DHS Contract #85-87156


"Supportive Services For Persons With Aids/Arc In California: Needs, Availability And Organization", California Senate Jun 1987

"Supportive Services For Persons With Aids/Arc In California: Needs, Availability And Organization", California Senate

California Senate

Prepared for The Office of AIDS, California Department of Health Services. By Paul Harder, Project Director, Alan Pardini, Sandra Wexler.

Conducted under Department of Health Services Contract No. 85-87156


California's War On Aids, Health Policy And Research Foundation Of California May 1987

California's War On Aids, Health Policy And Research Foundation Of California

California Senate

California AIDS Prevention/Treatment Plan 1987-1991, dedicated to the memory of Professor Beverlee A. Myers.

By Rev. Albert Ogle and Michael Gorman, Ph.D, M.P.H.


Interim Hearing On Proposition 64 The Aids Initiative On The November 4, 1986 Ballot, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services, Assembly Committee On Elections And Reapportionment Sep 1986

Interim Hearing On Proposition 64 The Aids Initiative On The November 4, 1986 Ballot, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services, Assembly Committee On Elections And Reapportionment

California Joint Committees

No abstract provided.


Joint Interim Hearing On Proposition 64: The Aids Initiative On The November 4, 1986 Ballot. Part Ii: Written Testimony, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services, Assembly Committee On Elections And Reapportionment Sep 1986

Joint Interim Hearing On Proposition 64: The Aids Initiative On The November 4, 1986 Ballot. Part Ii: Written Testimony, Senate Committee On Health And Human Services, Assembly Committee On Elections And Reapportionment

California Joint Committees

No abstract provided.


Interim Hearing On "Aids: Implications For Health, Treatment And Long-Term Care", Senate Committee On Health And Human Services Dec 1985

Interim Hearing On "Aids: Implications For Health, Treatment And Long-Term Care", Senate Committee On Health And Human Services

California Senate

No abstract provided.


Interim Hearing On Los Angeles County Aids Budget, Assembly Committee On Health Sep 1984

Interim Hearing On Los Angeles County Aids Budget, Assembly Committee On Health

California Assembly

No abstract provided.