H. R. 2123
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 23, 2013
Mr. Thompson of Pennsylvania (for himself and Mr. Pallone) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce
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.
This Act may be cited as the
Special Needs Trust Fairness Act of
Fairness in Medicaid supplemental needs trusts
of the Social Security Act (
42 U.S.C. 1396p(d)(4)(A)
) is amended by inserting
the individual, after
for the benefit of such individual
The amendment made by subsection (a) shall apply to trusts established on or after the date of the enactment of this Act.