Draft Autism (Wales) Bill published

The National Assembly for Wales have published a draft Autism (Wales) Bill, reports the National Autistic Society. In 2015 the National Autistic Society surveyed autistic people and their families in Wales, and 90% of respondents said they thought an autism law was needed to improve the services and support available for autistic people. The draft law has been developed by backbench Conservative Assembly Member Paul Davies and is open for consultation until April 17 2018.

Date added: 26 February 2018