Autism Speaks | FAQs on the Texas Autism Insurance Reform Laws (House Bill 1919 of 2007 and House Bill 451) | 2007 & 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

FAQs on the Texas Autism Insurance Reform Laws (House Bill 1919 of 2007 and House Bill 451): 1. What does Texas Autism Insurance Act do? At a minimum, the Texas Autism Insurance Act requires a health benefit plan to provide coverage to an enrollee under the age of 10, who is diagnosed with autism spectrum …

Autism Speaks | Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Holds Inaugural Meeting | Dec. 3, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Holds Inaugural Meeting  WASHINGTON, DC  (December 3, 2007) --The Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) met on November 30 for the first time since being reconstituted as part of the Combating Autism Act of 2006 (CAA). The CAA specified the creation of the IACC “to coordinate all efforts within the Department of Health and Human Services …

Autism Speaks | Autism Speaks™ Leadership Joins Pennsylvania House Speaker Dennis O’Brien in Ann | April 18, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks™ Leadership Joins Pennsylvania House Speaker Dennis O'Brien in Ann (HARRISBURG, PA - April 18, 2007)  Autism Speaks Co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright, along with Executive Committee Member and Cure Autism Now founder Jon Shestack and actor and advocate Joe Pantoliano, today joined with leaders of the Pennsylvania legislature as they announced the introduction …

Autism Speaks | House Approves $8 Million for 2007 DoDARP Program | Aug. 5, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

House Approves $8 Million for 2007 DoDARP Program WASHINGTON, DC  (August 5, 2007) The FY2008 Defense Appropriations Act passed by the House of Representatives contains an $8 million targeted appropriation for the Autism Spectrum Disorders Research Program (ASDRP). The goal of this program, launched earlier this year, is to improve treatment and intervention for military families touched …

FAQs on the South Carolina Autism Insurance Reform Law (Ryan’s Law) | June 30, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

FAQs on the South Carolina Autism Insurance Reform Law (Ryan's Law) 1. What does Ryan’s Law do?Broadly speaking, Ryan’s Law does the following: Applies to children diagnosed with autistic spectrum disorder at age 8 or younger and continues to apply up to the age of 16. Requires most state-regulated group insurance policies to provide coverage …

Autism Speaks in the UK Announces a Change in Name to Autistica  | Dec 31, 2009 #AutisticHistory

Autism Speaks UK Autistica Autism Speaks in the UK Announces a Change in Name to Autistica  Autistica Will Continue to Collaborate with Autism Speaks U.S. on Autism Research and Other Issues of Mutual Interest  NEW YORK, N.Y. (December 31, 2009) – Autism Speaks and the charity of the same name in the United Kingdom are …