Autism Speaks | Senate Committee Holds Nebraska Autism Insurance Reform Hearing  | Nov. 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Senate Committee Holds Nebraska Autism Insurance Reform Hearing       Informational hearing first step on road to insurance reform November 30, 2011 LINCOLN (Nov. 30, 2011) -- The Senate Banking, Commerce and Insurance Committee conducted a hearing to learn how the lack of insurance coverage for autism treatments has affected Nebraska families. The Senate committee was directed under LR.219  …

Autism Speaks, CCD Respond to Collapse of Congressional ‘Super Committee’ | Nov. 22, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks, CCD Respond to Collapse of Congressional 'Super Committee' Federal Support for Autism Programs Could Face Up to 9.3% Cut November 22, 2011 NEW YORK (November 22, 2011) --  The collapse this week of the Congressional “Supercommittee” to come up with a deficit reduction plan could lead to automatic cuts in the federal budget totaling at …

Autism Speaks Joins the Arkansas Autism Community In Applauding House Members For Passing Autism Insurance Reform Legislation | Feb. 25, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Joins the Arkansas Autism Community In Applauding House Members For Passing Autism Insurance Reform Legislation Arkansas House Passes House Bill 1315, Legislation That Will Help End Discrimination Against Children With Autism  NEW YORK, NY (February 25, 2011) – Autism Speaks joined Arkansas families yesterday in applauding the members of the House for their passage …

Autism Speaks Joins the Arkansas Autism Community In Applauding Senate Members For Passing Autism Insurance Reform Legislation  | March 3, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Joins the Arkansas Autism Community In Applauding Senate Members For Passing Autism Insurance Reform Legislation After Unanimous Passage, Advocates Now Call for Governor Beebe's Swift Enactment  NEW YORK, NY (March 3, 2011) – Autism Speaks joined Arkansas families yesterday in applauding the members of the Senate for their unanimous passage of House Bill 1315, …

Autism Speaks | Arkansas Becomes the First State In 2011 And The 24th State Overall To Enact Autism Insurance Reform Legislation | March 4, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Arkansas Becomes the First State In 2011 And The 24th State Overall To Enact Autism Insurance Reform Legislation Autism Speaks Joins with the Arkansas Autism Community in Applauding Governor Mike Beebe for Signing House Bill 1315 into Law Today  NEW YORK, NY (March 4, 2011) – Autism Speaks joined Arkansas families today in applauding Governor Mike …

Autism Speaks | EBN: ‘New York autism mandate follows national trend’ | Nov. 7, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

EBN: 'New York autism mandate follows national trend'      November 07, 2011 NEW YORK (NOVEMBER 7, 2011) -- Employee Benefit News today published an article on New York's new autism insurance reform law that extensively quotes Lorri Unumb, Autism Speaks' vice president for state government affairs. New York autism mandate follows national trend By  Lisa V. Gillespie November 07, 2011, 10:45 a.m. …

Autism Speaks | Detroit News Commentary: ‘Adding autism coverage saves Michigan money’  | Oct. 27, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Detroit News Commentary: 'Adding autism coverage saves Michigan money'      October 27, 2011 DETROIT (October 27, 2011) - Paul Welday, the president of the Michigan Autism Insurance Reform Coalition, argued in an opinion piece published today in the Detroit News that providing behavioral treatment for children with autism is the responsibility of insurers, not taxpayer-supported public schools.