Autism Speaks | South Dakota House Votes 57-12 For Autism Insurance Reform | Feb. 24, 2014 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

South Dakota House Votes 57-12 For Autism Insurance Reform February 24, 2014 PIERRE, SD (February 24, 2014) -- The South Dakota House of Representatives yesterday approved an autism insurance reform bill 57-12 and sent the measure to the Senate. As amended by a House committeee, the bill, HB.1257, sets no dollar or visit caps on treatments, or age limits …

Autism Speaks | Insurance Bill Heads To House Floor In South Dakota | Feb. 20, 2014 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Insurance Bill Heads To House Floor In South Dakota February 20, 2014 PIERRE, SD (February 20, 2014) -- The South Dakota House Health and Human Services Committee today strengthened then unanimously approved HB.1257, the autism insurance reform bill, sending the measure to the House floor. The floor vote is expected early next week. "Autism Speaks joins the South …

Autism Speaks | Insurance Reform Gets Fast Start in South Dakota (PDF Avail.) | Feb. 14, 2014 #AutisticHistory #BanABA #STOPBigAutism

sd_hb.1257Download Insurance Reform Gets Fast Start in South Dakota February 14, 2014 PIERRE, SD (February 14, 2014) -- South Dakota families and autism advocates testified before a House committee yesterday of the financial struggles providing care for children with autism when their state does not require insurance companies to provide coverage. The House Health and Human Services Committee will …

Autism Speaks | Autism Speaks Endorses South Dakota Insurance Reform Bill | Feb. 10, 2014 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Endorses South Dakota Insurance Reform Bill February 10, 2014 PIERRE, SD (Feb. 10, 2014) -- Autism Speaks today endorsed HB.1257, an autism insurance reform bill, as South Dakota joined the ranks of states working to make their insurance laws require coverage of medically necessary treatments for autism. The bill was introduced by the House Health and Human …