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June 19, 2015

The New York State Assembly and Senate on Thursday passed A6516-2015, ABLE legislation that will allow families the opportunity to set up tax-free 529A savings accounts for disability-related expenses.

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April 20, 2015

Governor Sam Brownback has signed HB 2216, legislation that contains the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act to allow families the opportunity to set up tax-exempt 529A savings accounts for disability-related expenses.

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March 03, 2015

On behalf of 10 Years of Progress we'd like to thank our volunteers and policymakers for supporting our autism families...

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February 20, 2015

Speaker of the House John Boehner says he's very proud of his association with ABLE (Achieving Better Life Experience) Act

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February 10, 2015

Vice President Biden hosted an event at the White House with Members of Congress to highlight the benefits and achievements of the ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience) Act.

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February 04, 2015

Autism Speaks' Senior Policy Adviser and Counsel, Stuart Spielman, appeared in an interview in Kiplinger magazine to discuss ABLE (Achieving Better Life Experience), a law enacted in December that will allow the creation of tax-advantaged savings accounts for people with disabilities.

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January 17, 2015

The Litchfield County Times spotlighted the passage of the ABLE Act which will give a tax-free savings program for individuals with disabilities. Connecticut’s congressional delegates and autism advocates have been celebrating the passing of ABLE since President Obama signed it into law on Dec, 21.

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