CTSB00126
AN ACT CONCERNING COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS.
Status: 1/13/2017 : Referred to Joint Committee on Public Health

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Connecticut

General Assembly

 

Raised Bill No. 126

February Session, 2016

 

LCO No. 1407

 

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Referred to Committee on PUBLIC HEALTH

 

Introduced by:

 

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AN ACT CONCERNING AN INTERNSHIP PROGRAM FOR ADULTS WITH AUTISM.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. (Effective from passage) (a) The Commissioner of Developmental Services, in consultation with the Commissioner of Social Services and the Labor Commissioner, shall develop a plan to implement an internship program for adults with autism. Such plan shall include, but need not be limited to, a description of internship opportunities for adults with autism and a timeline for implementation of such plan.

(b) Not later than January 1, 2017, the Commissioner of Developmental Services shall submit the plan developed in accordance with subsection (a) of this section to the joint standing committees of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to public health, social services and labor.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

from passage

New section

Statement of Purpose:

To require the Commissioner of Developmental Services to develop a plan for an internship program serving adults with autism.

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