Description: H.Amdt.537 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)
Amendment requires jurisdictions to have in effect, laws or regulations that require the testing of certain defendants for HIV and that the results be made available to the victim among others.
An amendment numbered 20 printed in the Congressional Record to withhold 10 percent of a state's Byrne Grant and Local Government Law Enforcement Grant funds if the state fails to enact a law requiring those who have been accused of sex crimes to submit to an HIV test within 48 hours of such request.
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