State Assembly Joins Senate In Unanimously Passing Landmark Bill Prohibiting Insurance Discrimination Against New York Individuals With Autism  | June 21, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

State Assembly Joins Senate In Unanimously Passing Landmark Bill Prohibiting Insurance Discrimination Against New York Individuals With Autism  Autism Speaks Calls on Governor Paterson to Sign Landmark Bill Into Law NEW YORK, NY (June 21, 2010) - Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, today applauded the unanimous passage of landmark legislation that …

Autism Speaks Announces $5 Million to Fund Studies on Genetic and Environmental Risk Factors for Autism  | Feb. 26, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Not An Autistic Ally Autism Speaks Announces $5 Million to Fund Studies on Genetic and Environmental Risk Factors for Autism  Combines Two Projects to Research Risk from Pre-Natal Development Through Early Childhood NEW YORK, NY (February 26, 2009) – Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, today announced that it has committed …

Autism Speaks Endorses North Carolina Autism Insurance Reform Bills   | May 20, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Endorses North Carolina Autism Insurance Reform Bills  S.1265/H.1897 Would End Health Care Discrimination Against Children With Autism by Requiring Coverage of Diagnosis and Treatment NEW YORK, NY (May 20, 2010) – Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism advocacy organization, today announced its support for Senate Bill 1265 and House Bill 1897, the 2010 North …

Autism Speaks Joins the New Hampshire Autism Community in Applauding State Senate Members For Passing Autism Insurance Legislation | May 6, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Joins the New Hampshire Autism Community in Applauding State Senate Members For Passing Autism Insurance Legislation NEW YORK, NY (May 6, 2010) -- Autism Speaks yesterday joined New Hampshire families, the New Hampshire Council on Autism Spectrum Disorders, the Autism Society of New Hampshire, and other autism advocacy organizations in applauding the members of …

Autism Speaks Applauds Iowa State Legislature for Passage Of Autism Insurance Coverage For State Employee Health Plan  | March 31, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Applauds Iowa State Legislature for Passage Of Autism Insurance Coverage For State Employee Health Plan  Reform Amendment Passes as Part of the Standing Appropriations Bill, HF 2531 NEW YORK, NY (March 31, 2010) -- Autism Speaks yesterday joined Iowa families in applauding the members of the House for their passage of the Standing Appropriations …

Autism Speaks | Kansas Becomes the 18th State to Enact Autism Insurance Reform | April 20, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Kansas Becomes the 18th State to Enact Autism Insurance Reform Autism Speaks Pledges to Keep Working to Expand Coverage  NEW YORK, NY (April 20, 2010) -- Autism Speaks joined Kansas families and other autism advocacy organizations in applauding Governor Mark Parkinson yesterday for signing the autism insurance reform bill, House Bill 2160, into law. The new …

Autism Speaks | It’s Time for New York to Pass Autism Insurance Reform by Lorri Unumb | June 18, 2010 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

It's Time for New York to Pass Autism Insurance Reform  By Lorri Unumb, senior policy advisor and counsel for Autism Speaks. Lorri also teaches “Autism and the Law” at the George Washington University Law School. In the past three years, 20 states have passed laws requiring health insurance policies to cover individuals with autism and the treatments …