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Bill Title: Relating to autism spectrum disorders; and declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Increases membership of Behavior Analysis Regulatory Board.
Directs board to adopt rules to license behavior analysts and assistant behavior analysts. Directs Health Licensing Office to establish rules for registration of behavior analysis interventionists. Directs office to provide administrative and regulatory oversight of board. Requires health benefit plan to provide coverage of treatment for autism spectrum disorder under specified circumstances. Permits certain individuals who actively practice applied behavior analysis to claim reimbursement for services until July 1, 2018, if individuals submit declaration to office by December 31, 2015] April 30, 2016. Permits health benefit plan to establish credentialing requirements for provision of applied behavior analysis by certain providers. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
Chapter Number: Chapter 674
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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