In an effort to keep our stakeholders informed about the state of California budget, and how the budget will impact funding, as well as programs and services, we post news on “Budget Watch”. This page features updates from the Governor and Legislature, links to important news articles and various budget and advocacy related web sites, as well as important information about how you can get involved to make a difference. Visit this page regularly to keep current on budget issues.
Senate Bill 946 would require health care service plan contracts and health insurance policies to provide coverage for behavioral health, specifically pervasive developmental disorder or autism. Click here to view a letter sent from ARCA to Governor Brown in support of this bill.