Update on Florida House Bill 1291
(Tallahassee, FL - April 9, 2008) Last night, Florida House Speaker Marco Rubio's Select Committee on Autism And Developmental Disorders held its first meeting. Several state officials and academics testified about the state of the autism community in Florida.
Autism Speaks was represented by Stuart Spielman, our Senior Policy Advisor and Counsel. He will be in Florida throughout the process to assist the Speaker and the Committee in crafting the best bill possible with regard to appropriate insurance coverage.