S. 1141 (110th): Automatic IRA Act of 2007


Apr 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 18, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jeff Bingaman

Senator from New Mexico



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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2007
Length: 36 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employees not covered by qualified retirement plans to save for retirement through automatic payroll deposit IRAs, to facilitate similar saving by the self-employed, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/18/2007--Introduced.Automatic IRA Act of 2007 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to:(1) require certain small employers who do not offer qualified retirement plans or arrangements to their employees to allow ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 18, 2007

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. 1141”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (4D, 3R) (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. 3952 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 27, 2006

S. 3760 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 5, 2010

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