New Cosponsors — Sep 29, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. James “Jim” Marshall [D-GA8, 2007-2010]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick [D-AZ1]
The bill now has 56 cosponsors (47 Democrats, 9 Republicans).
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Oct 27, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on October 27, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for North Dakota At Large
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Last Updated: Oct 27, 2009
Length: 106 pages
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow time for pensions to fund benefit obligations in light of economic circumstances in the financial markets of 2008, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3936”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3936 — 111th Congress: Preserve Benefits and Jobs Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3936
“H.R. 3936 — 111th Congress: Preserve Benefits and Jobs Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3936>
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