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On to the Senate, HB.771 Clears the House by Unanimous Vote

May 01, 2012

BATON ROUGE (May 1, 2012) -- The Louisiana House unanimously approved HB.771, a bill that would raise the age cap for autism insurance benefits under state law to 21. The measure moves next to the Senate.

Shelley Hendrix, Autism Speaks director of grassroots advocacy, reports on the vote with Rep. Franklin Foil (R-Baton Rouge), the bill sponsor.

(Advocate staff photo by Travis Spradling)

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