Autism and Childhood Vaccines Hearing Opening Statement: Connie Morella | April 6, 2000

Opening statement by Connie Morella at the Autism & Childhood Vaccines Hearing on April 6, 2000. Blonde hair woman with blue blazer and multi-colored shirt at a microphone. See testimony here >> Read all testimony here >> Mrs. Morella. Mrs. Morella. Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I appreciate your effort to hold this important hearing on …

Dear Celebrities: If You Want To Support Autistics, Then The Time Is Now To Stop Silencing Us & Listen Up 

[Jump To The Most Recent Celebrity List >>] In the past two decades celebrities, some knowingly and many unknowingly, have consistently spoken over Autistics to support Cure Autism Now, Autism Speaks, and their cohorts in the name of ’autism awareness’ or to ’save a generation of children’ from being Autistic. Some of these celebrities have …

Cure Autism Now: President Clinton Signs Children’s Health Act, Will Provide $200 Million for Autism Research | Oct. 17, 2000 #AutisticHistory

President Clinton Signs Children's Health Act, Will Provide $200 Million for Autism Research CAN Parents were Key to Success "At 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2000 President Clinton signed the Children's Health Act of 2000 into law. The United States government has spoken with compassion and vision for a large group of suffering Americans, …

Children’s Health Act of 2000 (PDF Avail.) | October 17, 2000 #AutisticHistory

plaw-106publ310Download PUBLIC LAW 106–310—OCT. 17, 2000Public Law 106–310 106th Congress Children's Health Act The Children's Health Act of 2000 (Pub.L. 106–310, 114 Stat. 1101, enacted October 17, 2000), signed by President Clinton on October 17, 2000, was brought into law to conduct a study focusing on children from before conception to 21 years of age. The law authorized the formation of …

Cure Autism Speaks | CONGRESS GIVES WAR ON AUTISM BIG BOO$T | Oct. 13, 2000 #AutisticHistory

New York PostCONGRESS GIVES WAR ON AUTISM BIG BOO$TFriday,October 13,2000By TRACY CONNOR A groundbreaking bill that aims to put autism research and education on the fast track is awaiting President Clinton's signature after getting congressional approval. The organization Cure Autism Now, which has been lobbying for passage of the bill for three years, says the …

CURE AUTISM NOW (CAN) APPLAUDS SENATE ACTION ON CHILDREN’S HEALTH BILL | Sept. & Oct. 2000 #AutisticHistory

POLITICAL ACTION NEWS Senate Children's Health Bill - Senate Bill S2868 Friday, Sept 15,, 2000 It's not time to declare victory yet, but we are closer to success than we have ever been before. The preconference between the House and the Senate to iron out the different versions of the bill has been successful, and the autism language has …

HR 3301: SURVEILLANCE AND RESEARCH REGARDING PREVALENCE AND PATTERN OF AUTISM (ASSURE) | Nov. 10, 1999 #AutisticHistory

   Subtitle B--Autism CHAPTER 1--SURVEILLANCE AND RESEARCH REGARDING PREVALENCE AND PATTERN OF AUTISM SEC. 211. SHORT TITLE. This chapter may be cited as the `Autism Statistics, Surveillance, Research, and Epidemiology Act of 1999 (ASSURE)'. SEC. 212. DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES SURVEILLANCE AND RESEARCH PROGRAMS. (a) NATIONAL AUTISM AND PERVASIVE DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES SURVEILLANCE PROGRAM- The Secretary of Health …