H.R. 3936 (111th): Preserve Benefits and Jobs Act of 2009

Introduced:

Oct 27, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 27, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Earl Pomeroy

Representative for North Dakota At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 27, 2009
Length: 106 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3936” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Oct 27, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
56 cosponsors (47D, 9R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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