The Act comprises a comprehensive package of legislation relating to AIDS. In general, the Act provides procedures and standards for HIV testing in both the criminal and civil contexts; delineates the requirements for confidentiality and counseling regarding AIDS information; provides criminal sanctions for HIV-infected individuals who know they are infected but fail to inform either their sexual partners or those with whom they share needles or syringes; requires the receipt of an AIDS information brochure prior to issuance of a marriage license; and defines HIV as contagious.
"HEALTH Omnibus AIDS Bill,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 5
, Article 55.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol5/iss1/55