IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
November 7, 2013
Mr. Nelson (for himself, Mr. Grassley, Mr. Rockefeller, and Mr. Enzi) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to empower individuals with disabilities to establish their own supplemental needs trusts.
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.