Autism Speaks Applauds Representatives Sestak, Jones, and Rodriguez for Introducing H.R. 1600
Washington, DC (April 30, 2009) -- Autism Speaks today thanked Representatives Joe Sestak, Walter B. Jones, and Ciro Rodriguez for their introduction of H.R. 1600. This bill is aimed at improving the level of care provided to military children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), by ensuring that treatments that are considered medically necessary, such as Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy, will be covered by TRICARE.