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Autism in California: Hopeful news on the insurance front
San Francisco Chronicle

Responding to a recent agreement between the California Department of Mental Health Care (DMHC) and two health care insurers, an agreement which parents of autistic children and advocates called a “sham,” Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg is now pushing a bill in the final weeks of session which will eliminate bureaucratic roadblocks for those seeking insurance coverage for autism treatment.