“Thought for the Day” #861 – by Stephen R. Elville, J.D., LL.M.

December 8, 2016

In what is a major victory for persons with disabilities, the Senate has passed a Bill (H. R. 34) that contains the Special Needs Trust Fairness Act. After President Obama signs the Bill into law, individuals with disabilities who have mental capacity will be able to implement their own first party special needs trusts.