Monday, April 27, 2009

Nevada Autism advocates rejoice over advance of pivotal legislation

KVBC - News 3

April 22, 2009 08:59 AM

Victoria Campbell reporting

It is formally known as Assembly Bill 162. But for thousands of Nevada families, it's much more than just a piece of state legislation; it's the chance for a new life for themselves and for their children living with Autism.

Landmark legislation was passed through the Nevada Assembly Tuesday, and it was nothing short of a landslide victory: 39 votes for and just two against Assembly Bill 162, which will mandate insurance coverage for the diagnosis and treatment for children living with Autism.

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