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Non-Prescription PrEP and PEP bill passes

Non-Prescription PrEP and PEP bill passes.

Late last month, Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) and Assemblymember Todd Gloria’s (D-San Diego) legislation to reduce barriers to accessing HIV preventative medications passed the Senate on a vote of 34-1. It now heads to the Assembly for committee hearings in the coming weeks.

CA senate passes bill to increase access to PrEP without a prescription

Despite their effectiveness, several barriers limit access to PrEP and PEP.

On Tuesday, Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) and Assemblymember Todd Gloria’s (D-San Diego) legislation to reduce barriers to accessing HIV preventative medications passed the Senate on a vote of 34-1. It now heads to the Assembly for committee hearings in the coming weeks.