Governor Markell Makes Delaware 32nd State to Reform Autism Insurance | Aug. 13, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Governor Markell Makes Delaware 32nd State to Reform Autism Insurance      August 13, 2012 NEWARK, DE (August 13, 2012) – Autism Speaks, the nation's leading autism science and advocacy organization, today applauded Delaware Governor Jack Markell for signing legislation that makes Delaware the 32nd state to enact autism insurance reform. The new law, signed at Autism Delaware’s …

SB.22 Heads to Gov. Markell Following Unanimous House Approval  | June 25, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

SB.22 Heads to Gov. Markell Following Unanimous House Approval       June 25, 2012 DOVER (June 25, 2012) -- The Delaware House of Representatives approved the autism insurance reform bill, SB.22, by unanimous vote. The measure, which would require health plans to cover autism therapies, such as Applied Behavior Analysis up to the age of 21, heads to …

SB.22 Released from Committee, Heads to House Floor for Final Vote | June 13, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

SB.22 Released from Committee, Heads to House Floor for Final Vote      June 13, 2012 DOVER (June 13, 2012) -- The House Economic Development, Banking, Insurance and Commerce Committee released SB.22, the autism insurance reform bill, for a final floor vote in the House.  The bill would require health plans to cover autism therapies, such as Applied …

Autism Speaks | Summary of 2012 Oregon Autism Insurance Reform Bills | Jan. 30, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Summary of 2012 Oregon Autism Insurance Reform Bills House Bill 2214 - Sponsored by State Representatives Peter Buckley (District 5) and Jim Thompson (District 23);Senate Bill 555 - Sponsored by State Senators Chris Edwards (District 7) and Suzanne Bonamici (District 17) January 30, 2012 The bills would: require providers of state-regulated insurance plans to provide coverage …

Autism Speaks | Summary of 2012 Utah Autism Insurance Reform Bill | Jan. 19, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Summary of 2012 Utah Autism Insurance Reform Bill      House Bill 69 - Sponsored by State Representatives Ronda Rudd Menlove (R-Garland) January 19, 2012 The bill would: require providers of accident or health insurance policies to include coverage for the treatment of individuals with autism spectrum disordersestablish a $50,000 minimum annual benefit for Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) …

Autism Speaks | Snyder to Legislature: Let’s Address Autism in 2012 | Jan. 19, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Snyder to Legislature: Let's Address Autism in 2012      January 19, 2012 LANSING (January 19, 2012) -- Gov. Rick Snyder, in his 2012 State-of-the-State Address, called on the Michigan Legislature to address autism insurance reform in the coming year. His remarks drew a standing ovation. "I ask the Legislature to continue their work on autism and the …

Autism Speaks Endorses 2012 Utah Autism Insurance Reform Bill | Jan. 19, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Endorses 2012 Utah Autism Insurance Reform Bill      January 19, 2012 NEW YORK, NY (January 19, 2012) – Autism Speaks, the nation’'s largest autism science and advocacy organization, today announced its support for HB-69 which would require private insurance companies in Utah to cover the treatment of autism. Families paying thousands of dollars a year in insurance premiums …