Autism Speaks | ‘The ACA’s 50-State “Essential Health Benefits” Tangle:’ LDI Health Economist | June 30, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

'The ACA's 50-State "Essential Health Benefits" Tangle:' LDI Health Economist June 30, 2012 PHILADELPHIA (June 30, 2012) -- Janet Weiner, MPH, associate director for health policy at the University of Pennsylvania's Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, assesses how the states are implementing the Affordable Care Act and incorporating autism coverage as part of the required …

Autism Speaks | Summary of the ABLE ACT | July 11, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Summary of the ABLE ACT: July 11, 2012 (S.313) -- Sponsored by Senator Robert Casey, Jr (D-PA)HR.647-- Sponsored by Congressman Ander Crenshaw (R-FL) Created under Existing 529 Codes for Qualified Tuition Programs  Creates a new subsection (f) ABLE Account within Section 529 of  the Internal Revenue CodeABLE in the 112th Congress has been re-drafted to follow …

Autism Speaks | Wyoming Autism News | June 30, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Wyoming Autism News June 30, 2012 To date, meaningful autism insurance reform has passed in 36 states where it is changing the lives of children with autism by providing access to the treatments and therapies they need. Wyoming has not yet completed this objective, but with your help we will! If you are interested in helping your state accomplish …

Autism Speaks | Oklahoma Autism News | June 30, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Oklahoma Autism News: June 30, 2012 To date, meaningful autism insurance reform has passed in 36 states and is currently changing the lives of children across America with autism by providing them with access to the treatments and therapies they need. Oklahoma has not yet completed this objective, but with your help we will! We …

Autism Speaks Response to U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on the Affordable  | June 28, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Response to U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on the Affordable  June 28, 2012 NEW YORK (June 28, 2012) -- Autism Speaks issued the following statement today in response to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision upholding the constitutionality of the 2010 Affordable Care Act: "The need for people with autism to get good quality care is Autism Speaks' …

Autism Speaks | Vermont 18th state to enact ABLE legislation | June 12, 2015 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Vermont 18th state to enact ABLE legislation June 12, 2015 Montpelier, VT- Governor Peter Shumlin has signed into law HB402, legislation that allows families the opportunity to set up tax-free 529A savings accounts for disability-related expenses. The Vermont ABLE law follows upon enactment by the federal government of the Stephen Beck, Jr., Achieving a Better …