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      House Committee on Foreign Affairs
    IntroducedAugust 2nd, 2013

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Title

Global Autism Assistance Act of 2013

Official Title

To establish a health and education grant program related to autism spectrum disorders, and for other purposes.

Summary

Directs the Administrator for the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to establish and administer a health and education grant program (Global Autism Assistance Program) to: (1) support activities by nongovernmental organizations and other service providers, including advocacy groups, focused on autism in developing countries; and (2) establish a "teach the teachers" program to train health and education professionals working with autistic children in developing countries.