Date of Survey

Description of Respondents

Polling Institution

Question

Results

B. REMOVAL OF LEGAL BARRIERS TO NEEDLE PURCHASE

April/May 1988

Washington State; n = 800

Gilmore Research for Washington State HIV/AIDS General Population Survey (Olympia, WA) (Washington State Department of Health, 1991)

Would you support making needles and syringes legal to sell to drug users?

38%—Yes; 62%—No/don't know

April/May 1991

Washington State; n = 801

Gilmore Research for Washington State HIV/AIDS General Population Survey (Olympia, WA) (Washington State Department of Health, 1991)

Would you support making needles and syringes legal to sell to drug users?

45%—Yes; 55%—No/don't know



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