Autistic Community Voices: Creating Autistic Suffering, ASAN Statement, Autistic Routines & More | May 19, 2022

Autistic & Divergent Voices These things are not luxuries By Julia Bascom at Just Stimming … Historically, Washington, DC has only provided home and community-based services (HCBS) to people with developmental disabilities who also have an intellectual disability. This year, DC is joining most of the rest of the country in expanding eligibility to include …

Meng, Doyle And Fitzpatrick Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Provide Skill Training For Caregivers Of Children With Autism Or Other Developmental Disabilities Or Delays | Feb. 18, 2022 #AutismPolitics #BanABA

Autism In the News MENG, DOYLE AND FITZPATRICK INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN LEGISLATION TO PROVIDE SKILL TRAINING FOR CAREGIVERS OF CHILDREN WITH AUTISM OR OTHER DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES OR DELAYS Feb 18, 2022   Press Release  Congressmembers introduce measure on …

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 …

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 …

House Bill HR274: Autism Statistics, Surveillance, Research, and Epidemiology Act of 1999 (ASSURE) | Jan. 6, 1999 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism

The following is the full text of House Bill HR274  HR 274 IH 106th CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 274 To provide surveillance and research to better understand the prevalence and pattern of autism and other pervasive developmental disabilities so that effective treatment and prevention strategies can be implemented. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES January …

Autism Speaks | The ACA, Autism and ‘Habilitative’ Care | Jan. 14, 2014 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

The ACA, Autism and 'Habilitative' Care January 14, 2014 WASHINGTON, DC (January 14, 2014) -- With the rollout of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) now well underway, Kaiser Health News (KHN) has found many families caring for children with disabilities, including autism, struggling to gain coverage for therapies such as Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). The KHN report quotes Sara Rosenbaum, …

California | SENATE BILL No. 158 | March 21, 2013 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

AMENDED IN SENATE MARCH 21, 2013 SENATE BILLNo. 158 Introduced by Senator Correa begin insert (Coauthor: Senator Beall) end insert February 1, 2013 An actbegin insert to add and repeal Section 4639.8 of the Welfare and Institutions Code,end insert relating to autismbegin insert servicesend insert.  LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL’S DIGEST SB 158, as amended, Correa. Autism services: demonstration program. The …