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The Autism Insurance Initiative in Oregon needs your help to ensure passage of legislation in Oregon requiring insurance companies to cover Autism Treatment. Here will be the latest information about what you can do.

Autism Health Insurance Reform: Judge declares Providence violated state and federal law in denying autism treatment

Contents: U.S. District Court finds Providence has violated Oregon and Federal Law State of Oregon renounces Mental Health Parity for Public Employees Action Alert:  ask your legislators to tell Governor Kitzhaber to comply with Mental Health Parity – and stop … Continue reading

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Autism Health Insurance Reform: SB365 Unanimously approved by HOUSE – on to the Governor!

Contents: Update on SB365 – SB365 Unanimously approved by House, too! – On to the Governor! ACTION ALERT:  ask Governor Kitzhaber to sign SB365 – and enforce our existing rights! Update on SB365 – SB365 Unanimously approved by House, too! … Continue reading

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Autism Health Insurance Reform: SB365 Unanimously approved by Senate – House to vote next week!

Contents: Update on SB365 – SB365 Unanimously approved by Senate – House to vote next week! Update on SB414 – Approved by House – on to the Governor! ACTION ALERT:  if you haven’t had the chance yet, please ask your … Continue reading

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Autism Health Insurance Reform: SB365 Unanimously approved in Ways and Means – on to final floor votes!

Contents: Update on SB365 – Unanimously approved in Ways and Means – on to final House and Senate floor votes! Update on SB414 – Unanimously approved in House Rules – also on to a final House floor vote! ACTION ALERT:  … Continue reading

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Autism Health Insurance Reform: ACTION Alert – Ask Ways and Means to support SB365!

URGENT ACTION:  Ask Ways and Means to support SB365A NOW! SB365, the autism health insurance bill, passed the Senate Health Care Committee by unanimous vote. It’s now in the Joint Ways and Means SubCommittee On Human Services, to look at … Continue reading

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Autism Health Insurance Reform: SB365 hearing Wednesday 6/12/2013 – ask your legislators for their support!

Contents: SB365 Hearing – Wednesday, 6/12/2013 ACTION:  Ask your legislators to support SB365A! SB365 Hearing – Wednesday, 6/12/2013 The Autism Health Insurance Reform bill, SB365, has been scheduled for a hearing tomorrow, Wednesday 6/12/2013, in the Joint Committee On Ways … Continue reading

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Autism Health Insurance Reform: Update on SB365; ask your Senator to support HB3160

Contents: Update on SB365 – Changes to Medicaid Coverage; Hearing Expected Next Week ACTION:  Ask your State Senator to support HB3160 – Unlawful Trade Practices Act Reform Update on SB365 – Changes to Medicaid Coverage; Hearing Expected Next Week Progress … Continue reading

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Autism Health Insurance Reform: Action Alert – Hearing on SB365 Next Thursday 4/4/2013

Action Item Summary: Please come to the Senate Health Care committee hearing on Thursday, April 4th at 3:00 PM to show your support for SB365, the Autism Health Insurance Reform bill Please e-mail the Senate Health Care committee today – … Continue reading

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Autism Health Insurance Reform: Action Alert – Autism Awareness Day 3/22; Support Unfair Trade Practice Reform

Summary: Come to Autism Awareness Day in the Oregon Capitol – Friday, March 22nd Brief Update on Autism Health Insurance Reform Ask your legislators to support Unfair Trade Practices Act Reform There is strong interest in passing our legislation this … Continue reading

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Senate Health Care, Human Services and Rural Health Committee Hearing on 2/16/2011

Senate Health Care, Human Services and Rural Health Committee Hearing on Wednesday, February 16th, at 3:00 PM The hearing will be more critical because our strategy from the beginning has been to move through the Senate first if possible – which means we really need to get at least 3 of the 5 committee members to vote with us. Continue reading

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