S. 493 (111th): ABLE Act of 2009

Introduced:

Feb 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.
Senator from Pennsylvania
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2009
Length: 27 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1872 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 15, 2011

H.R. 1205 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 26, 2009

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 493” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Feb 26, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
24 cosponsors (15D, 9R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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