Transportation Bills Expanded to Include Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Published On: March 16th, 2021Categories: News

March 16, 2021.  The Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee unanimously approved a request made by ABCD to expand the scope of A5337 which requires DOT to implement complete street policy that considers individuals with autism and A5340 which establishes the Office of Mobility Manager to assist individuals with autism to include individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.  Special thanks to Chairperson Dan Benson who as the bills’ prime sponsor welcomed the amendments to the legislation.

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