About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to increase the retirement security of women and small business owners, and for other purposes.
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Mar 6, 2008
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5543”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
6 cosponsors (4D, 2R)
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Women’s Retirement Security Act of 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 3, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5543 — 110th Congress: Women’s Retirement Security Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5543
“H.R. 5543 — 110th Congress: Women’s Retirement Security Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5543>
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