illinois

Illinois became the 8th state to enact autism insurance reform on December 13, 2008.

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Find autism resources for Illinois families here.

State Officials
Governor Patrick Quinn (D)
Lt. Governor Sheila Simon (D)
Illinois Senate; Illinois House of Representatives

Federal Officials
U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R)
U.S. Senator Richard Durbin (D)
U.S. House of Representatives Illinois delegation

Illinois News

SPRINGFIELD (May 25, 2012)-- The Illinois Senate and House of Representatives gave final approval to a bill amending the state's 2008 autism insurance reform law by assuring...

1. What does Public Act 95 do?

Broadly speaking, the Act does two main things:

1. It requires many private insurers to begin covering the costs of diagnostic assessments for...

1. What does Public Act 95 do?

Broadly speaking, the Act does two main things:

1. It requires many private insurers to begin covering the costs of diagnostic assessments for...

1. What does Public Act 95 do?

Broadly speaking, the Act does two main things:

1. It requires many private insurers to begin covering the costs of diagnostic assessments for...

1. What does Public Act 95 do?

Broadly speaking, the Act does two main things:

  • It requires many private insurers to begin covering the costs of diagnostic assessments...

1. What does Public Act 95 do?

Broadly speaking, the Act does two main things:

  • It requires many private insurers to begin covering the costs of diagnostic assessments...

NEW YORK, NY (December 13, 2008) -- Autism Speaks today joined Illinois families and other autism advocacy organizations in applauding the state’s legislators for enacting Senate...

SPRINGFIELD (November 20, 2008) The Illinois Senate followed in the steps of the Illinois House and passed Senate Bill 934.  This bill contains an amendment that...

Springfield, IL (May 29, 2008) --  Congratulations Illinois!! With the help of so many in the Illinois Autism community, Senate Bill 1900 passed the IL House today with...