Autism Insurance Reform State-By-State List & Timeline | #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism insurance reform was rolled out through the United States, powered by non-Autistic parent-led organizations that excluded Autistics from being involved in a meaningful manner about Autistic healthcare. Here is a list of states and the legislation that rolled out to force insurance companies to cover Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA), or Autistic Conversion Therapy. The …

AUTISM SPEAKS APPLAUDS PRESIDENT OBAMA FOR SIGNING COMBATING AUTISM REAUTHORIZATION ACT  | Sept. 30, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

AUTISM SPEAKS APPLAUDS PRESIDENT OBAMA FOR SIGNING COMBATING AUTISM REAUTHORIZATION ACT  Suzanne, Bob Wright Attend White House Bill-Signing Extending Landmark Combating Autism Act Another Three Years  WASHINGTON, D.C. September 30, 2011 –  Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright today joined President Obama at a White House ceremony where the President signed crucial legislation renewing the …

Autism Speaks Urges GOP Bloc to Lift Hold on Republican Autism Bill (Video inc.)  | Sept. 23, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Urges GOP Bloc to Lift Hold on Republican Autism Bill Measure Requires Approval by Sept. 30 NEW YORK, N.Y. (September 23, 2011) – Four Republican colleagues are continuing to block a vote in the Senate renewing the landmark 2006 Combating Autism Act by raising 11th-hour objections to a Republican-sponsored bill that was voted out of the U. S. House of Representatives …

Autism Speaks Hails House Approval of Bill Renewing Combating Autism Act for Another Three Years | Sept. 20, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Hails House Approval of Bill Renewing Combating Autism Act for Another Three Years Urges Quick Senate Action Before Sept. 30 Deadline NEW YORK, N.Y. (September 20, 2011) –  Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism science and advocacy organization, hailed today’s voice vote by the U.S. House of Representatives approving the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act, …

 Autism Speaks Hails House Majority Leader Eric Cantor for Accelerating Action to Renew Landmark 2006 Combating Autism Act (PDF Avail.) | Sept. 16, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

plaw-109publ416Download Autism Speaks Hails House Majority Leader Eric Cantor for Accelerating Action to Renew Landmark 2006 Combating Autism Act Three-year Extension Set for House Vote September 20  NEW YORK, NY (September 16, 2011) –  Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, today applauded House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) for agreeing to post …

Autism Speaks Lauds Congressmen Larson, Jones On Introduction of ‘Caring For Military Kids With Autism Act’ | June 22, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

  AUTISM SPEAKS LAUDS CONGRESSMEN LARSON, JONES ON INTRODUCTION OF ‘CARING FOR MILITARY KIDS WITH AUTISM ACT’ NEW YORK, NY (June 22, 2011) – Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, today applauded Congressmen John Larson (CT-1) and Walter Jones (NC-3) for introducing bipartisan legislation that would assure military families receive necessary therapies for …

Autism Speaks Lauds Senate HELP Committee for Moving Vital Autism Bill to Senate Floor | Sept. 7, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

s.1094Download Autism Speaks Lauds Senate HELP Committee for Moving Vital Autism Bill to Senate Floor Combating Autism Reauthorization Act Clears First Step, Full Senate Urged to Act Immediately NEW YORK, N.Y. (September 7, 2011) – The renewal of the Combating Autism Act took an important first step today as a Senate committee moved a reauthorization bill …