Requiring the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene to require health care practitioners, when providing a well-child examination at the ages of 18 months and 24 months, to administer a specified screening tool for autism; requiring the Secretary to require a child to be referred for specified services if the child has a positive result on the screening tool; requiring health insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations to provide coverage for the administration of the screening tool; etc.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
|Date Posted||Document Name|
|2/05/2016||Text - First - Early Identification of Autism Act|
( 13-2801, 13-2802 )
( 15-817.1 )
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