S. 3200 (106th): Social Security KidSave Accounts Act

Oct 12, 2000 (106th Congress, 1999–2000)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Robert Kerrey
Senator from Nebraska
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Oct 12, 2000
10 pages
Related Bills
S. 2184 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 17, 1998


This bill was introduced on October 12, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Oct 12, 2000
Referred to Committee Oct 12, 2000
Full Title

A bill to amend the Social Security Act to provide each American child with a KidSave Account, and for other purposes.


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4 cosponsors (2D, 2R) (show)

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Social Security KidSave Accounts Act - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act to create a new part B (KidSave Accounts). Directs the Commissioner of Social Security to establish in the name of each individual born on or after January 1, 2000, an individual retirement account in the Thrift Savings Fund known as a KidSave Account. Requires such Account to be treated in the same manner as an account maintained by a Federal employee under the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) (into which contributions by or on behalf of the individual are deposited into one or more designated investment funds).Requires the Secretary of the Treasury to transfer from the Federal Old- Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund to each account holder's KidSave Account:
(1) $2,000, on the date such individual's KidSave Account is established; plus
(2) other, including rollover, contributions, by or on behalf of the individual, the aggregate amount of which in the case of any individual below age 19 is capped at $500 for any taxable year.
Provides for the treatment of distributions.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross income any rollovers into a KidSave Account.

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