S. 881 (104th): Church Retirement Benefits Simplification Act of 1995


Jun 5, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 5, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Pryor

Senator from Arkansas



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Last Updated: Jun 5, 1995
Length: 32 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify provisions relating to church pension benefit plans, to modify certain provisions relating to participants in such plans, to reduce the complexity of and to bring workable consistency to the applicable rules, to promote retirement savings and benefits, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/5/1995--Introduced.Church Retirement Benefits Simplification Act of 1995 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to recodify and revise qualifications for church retirement and pension plans.Makes employee contributions to such plans nonforfeitable.Requires ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 5, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 881”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


36 cosponsors (19R, 17D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1415 (103rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 6, 1993

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