S. 313 (113th): ABLE Act of 2013

Introduced:

Feb 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Senior Senator from Pennsylvania

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 14 pages

The Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act would ease the financial burden for individuals with disabilities by creating tax-free accounts that can be used to save for disability-related expenses. ... (more summary)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

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Related Bills

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S. 1872 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 15, 2011

H.R. 647 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Dec 3, 2014

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 313” 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 13, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
78 cosponsors (47D, 29R, 2I) (show)
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Votes

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