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Oklahoma

April 28, 2016

Advocates from across the state celebrated a victory yesterday as the Oklahoma State House of Representatives gave final approval to HB 2962, autism insurance reform. The legislation would prevent state regulated health insurers from continuing to exclude basic, evidence-based care for children diagnosed with autism.

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April 18, 2016

The Oklahoma State Senate passed HB 2962, autism insurance reform legislation, to prevent state regulated health insurers from continuing to exclude basic, evidence-based care for children diagnosed with autism.

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March 14, 2016

In a momentous week for autism advocates, the Oklahoma House unanimously approved the Achieving A Better Life Act (ABLE), HB 2821, with a vote of 93-0. The legislation, sponsored by Rep. Lee Denney will now be considered by the Senate.

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March 11, 2016

The Oklahoma State House recently passed, HB 2962, autism insurance reform to prevent state regulated health insurers from continuing to exclude basic, evidence-based care for children diagnosed with autism. The measure passed with overwhelming support, 76-20. The bill now heads to the State Senate.

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August 25, 2015

Jaclyn Cosgrove of the Oklahoman hosts a Google hangout in the Oklahoman's studio about applied behavior analysis therapy and autism insurance reforms efforts with special guest Judith Ursitti, Director of State Government Affairs at Autism Speaks.

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October 27, 2014

The Jenks High school baseball team, a school in Jenks, Oklahoma, hosted their "Buddy Baseball event" where children on the autism spectrum get a chance to hit the field.

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October 05, 2014

Six separate events raise awareness and funds from the nation's capital to the heartland.

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March 31, 2014

Families urging Legislature to restore funding

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