Colorado HB 1359

Colorado

"The authority shall establish and implement the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) savings program in Colorado...A savings program that will: (a) assist individuals and families in saving money for the purpose of supporting individuals with disabilities in maintaining health, independence, and quality of life; and (b) provide secure funding for disability-related expenses on behalf of designated beneficiaries with disabilities that will supplement, but not supplant, benefits provided through private insurance, the Medicaid program under Title XIX of the "Social Security Act", the Supplemental Security Income Program under Title XVI of the "Social Security Act", the beneficiary's employment and other sources."

 

 

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Asset Development / Financial Capability
Other: 
  • College Invest Fund, Department of Higher Education
Date Enacted: 
06/03/2015
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