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    Established in 1971, the Autism Society of Minnesota is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to education, advocacy and support designed to enhance the lives of those affected by autism from birth through retirement.
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  • AuSM Action Alert - Act now to ensure safe schools

AuSM Action Alert - Act now to ensure safe schools

"The Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act" (bullying prevention bill) needs to be scheduled for a floor vote by the MN Senate and time is running out. The 2013 session ends this Monday, May 20. Without a floor vote in the Senate, the bill will not pass this year.

Please contact Senator Thomas Bakk, the Senate majority leader, at 651.296.8881 or e-mail him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Urge Senator Bakk to schedule the vote for The Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act. Schools, students and families of Minnesota are depending on the Legislature to pass a law that leads the way in creating safe school environments for all.

If you have trouble getting your e-mail to go through to the address above, you can contact Senator Bakk through this website link: http://www.senate.mn/senatorbakkemail.