This page houses HIV-related laws, fact sheets, and legislative highlights by year.
All of Office of AIDS' regulations are in Title 17. Public Health, Division 1. State Department of Health Services, Chapter 4. Preventive Medical Services. All communicable disease reporting (including HIV) is in Chapter 4. Preventive Medical Service, Subchapter 1. Reportable Diseases and Conditions, Article 1. Reporting. HIV-specific reporting regulations are in Article 3.5 Reporting of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection. The Syringe Exchange Program regulations are in Subchapter 15. Syringe Exchange Program (SEP) Certification.
AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP):
HIV Care Program for people living with HIV:
Other HIV-related Laws:
Surveillance and HIV Reporting: Statutory authority
Changes to HIV Reporting Revisions to 17 CCR
2500 and 17 CCR 2505 (PDF)
Legislative Updates by Year: