H.R. 3423 (112th): ABLE Act of 2011


Nov 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ander Crenshaw

Representative for Florida's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of ABLE accounts established under State programs for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Achieving a Better Life Experience Act of 2011 or the ABLE Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish tax-exempt ABLE accounts to assist an individual with ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 15, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3423”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


235 cosponsors (122D, 113R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1205 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 26, 2009

H.R. 647 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Dec 3, 2014

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