Boston: Governor Deval Patrick signed three disability bills into law on August 5th and 6th, which:
- increased access to services for individuals with autism and related disabilities
- expanded choices and options in obtaining services and,
- furthered the safety of those receiving services.
A public signing ceremony is expected by the first week of September. Together, the bills reflect a major milestone in the evolution of service delivery in Massachusetts. You can find the bills by clicking here. See our previous headline for a full report.