S. 1309 (106th): Church Plan Parity and Entanglement Prevention Act of 1999


Jun 30, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 10, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 10, 2000.


Pub.L. 106-244


Jefferson “Jeff” Sessions

Senator from Alabama



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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2000
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide for the preemption of State law in certain cases relating to certain church plans.

Summary (CRS)

Sets forth requirements for determining the status of a church plan that is a welfare plan under any State insurance law that:(1) requires licensing of a church plan or other ... Read more >


Jun 30, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 19, 1999
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 26, 2000
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 10, 2000
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1309”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2183 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 1999

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