Attention advocates: please take action on our priority bill – Autism Police Training!
Send your written testimony, come to the hearing, and contact your legislators about S1433/H2139 and the importance of educating Police and Corrections Officers regarding autism.
Hearing Alert: Autism Police Training (S1443/H2139)
Thursday, July 11, 2019 | 9:00AM
Room B1, Massachusetts State House
If you want to share more about the need to mandate training – take a look at and share the articles attached. Thank you to our dedicated sponsors, Senator Mike Moore and Representative Paul Tucker.
Contact Maura Sullivan if you want to testify or if you can be in the room for support. Also, please send your written testimony and I will send it to the entire committee. If you have sent my testimony for this bill in the past, let me know if I can recycle it.
“A training program is helping police understand those with autism,” Boston 25 News, April 30, 2019.