California Bill History
May 14: SB.126 approved 5-0 by Senate Appropriations Committee
May 2: SB.126 approved 9-0 by Senate Health Committee; referred to Senate Appropriations
March 26: California Health Benefits Review Program finds "no measurable cost impact' from SB.126
January 26: SB.126, extending sunset on SB.946 from 2014 to 2019 introduced in Senate by Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg
January 26: AB 171 voted out of Assembly 50-18; referred to Senate Health Committee
January 19: AB.171 voted out of Assembly Appropriations Committee; provisons for behavioral health treatments removed due to enactment of SB.946.
September 9: California Senate passes SB 946 by 25-4 vote.
September 9:California Assembly passes SB 946 by 51-11 vote.
August 17: Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg introduces amendments to SB 770 to clarify, strengthen state settlements with insurers regarding autism benefits.
May 27: Further action on AB 171 deferred until next year by Assembly Appropriations Committee.
May 3: AB 171 is amended to include provisions to define qualified autism service providers.
April 26: AB 171 passes favorably out of Assembly Health Committee by a vote of 12-6.
April 7: SB 166 is referred to Senate Health Committee.
February 3: Autism insurance reform bill, Senate Bill 166, introduced in the Senate.
January 20: Autism insurance reform bill, Assembly Bill 171, introduced in the Assembly; referred to Assembly Health Committee.