H.R. 2830 (109th): Pension Security and Transparency Act of 2005


Jun 9, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on March 3, 2006 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.


John Boehner

Representative for Ohio's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2006
Length: 724 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reform the pension funding rules, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/3/2006--Passed Senate amended.Pension Security and Transparency Act of 2005 - TitleI - Funding and Deduction Rules for Single-Employer Defined Benefit Plans and Related ProvisionsSubtitleA - Amendments to Employee Retirement Income ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 9, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 30, 2005
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 15, 2005
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Mar 3, 2006
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2830”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (16R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Dec 15, 2005 3:50 p.m.
Passed 294/132

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1783 (Related)
Pension Security and Transparency Act of 2005

Passed Senate
Last Action: Nov 16, 2005

H.R. 4 (Related)
Pension Protection Act of 2006

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 17, 2006

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