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A Spanish translation of this publication is available to download under "Additional Files."

The "Achieving a Better Life Experience" Act, or ABLE Act, is a federal law that was passed in 2014. This landmark legislation offers people living with disabilities, including those with serious mental health conditions, a chance to pursue their hopes and dreams in a realistic way without as many financial obstacles.

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ABLE Act, Transition Age Youth, Federal Laws that help disabled individuals, disabilities, savings accounts, Spanish

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Raphael Mizrahi, Tania Duperoy, and Deirdre G. Logan