Our reference: FOI 20/21-0664
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22 April 2021
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Dear Ginger Meany
Freedom of Information Request: Acknowledgement
Thank you for your request of 15 April 2021, under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI
Act) for copies of documents held by the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA).
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You have requested access to the fol owing documents about the National Disability Insurance
“Request related to consultation paper titled "Interventions for children on the autism
spectrum" released by the NDIA on 9th April 2021.
Please provide the rationale, research and evidence used to calculate the funding amounts
listed in section 7.5 Proposed levels of funded support for autism early intervention.
Specifical y Table 2 - Indicative level of funded support: children on the autism spectrum
under 7, found on page 27 of the consultation paper, and Table 3 - Indicative level of
funded support: children on the autism spectrum 7 to 12 years, found on page 29 of the
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