To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the establishment of ABLE accounts for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 26, 2009
Length: 27 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on February 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“—Faleomavaega an Governor Togiola are so Pro of Amerian Samoa’s Close Up Stents for Their Beatifl Performane Before fhe Natral Resores’ Sbommittee on Inslar Affairs an Oeans an Willife”
— Rep. Eni Faleomavaega [D-AS0, 1989-2014] on Feb 27, 2009
Feb 26, 2009
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Nov 15, 2011
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3423 (112th).
Dec 3, 2014
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 647 (113th).
H.R. 1205 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1205. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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