Today, State Rep. Bob Young (R-Green) gave his first sponsor testimony on legislation he introduced under House Bill 189, which requires insurers and Medicaid to cover the PANDAS and PANS. The onset of the disorders or syndrome typically begins with children between the ages of 3-12. Young spoke to the legislation during the House Health Committee.
Today, State Reps. Bob Young (R-Green) and Casey Weinstein (D-Hudson) introduced HB 242, bipartisan legislation to designate April as Autism Acceptance Month in Ohio. April has been previously recognized as National Autism Awareness month, with April 2 being recognized as World Autism Awareness Day since 2008.
Today, State Rep. Bob Young (R-Green) was officially sworn-in for his first term of office as the state representative for the 36th Ohio House District. The district encompasses communities in Summit County including Green, Tallmadge, Cuyahoga Falls, Lakemore, Springfield, Coventry and Mogadore.