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Senator Calls On Feds To Address Autism Wandering

The federal government would provide free electronic tracking devices for children with autism and other developmental disabilities who are prone to wandering under a proposed new law. U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., said he is introducing legislation this week to allocate $10 million to the Justice Department to create a new program to provide the devices to families wanting help monitoring their children. The proposal comes just over a week after the remains of 14-year-old Avonte Oquendo were discovered. Oquendo, who had autism, went missing from his New York City school in October prompting a massive search...Read More


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