To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the Medicaid rules regarding supplemental needs trusts for Medicaid beneficiaries to trusts established by those beneficiaries.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 23, 2013
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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21 Cosponsors (12 Democrats, 9 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Thompson Joined by Disability Advocates Unveils Special Needs Trust Fairness Act of 2013”
— Rep. Glenn Thompson [R-PA15] (Sponsor) on May 28, 2013
May 23, 2013
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H.R. 2123 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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