H.R. 5602 (111th): Gulf Coast Access to Savings Act of 2010


Jun 24, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Adam Putnam

Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2010
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for distributions from retirement plans for losses as a result of the explosion on and sinking of the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon, the discharge of oil in the Gulf of Mexico caused by such explosion and sinking, or the effects of such discharge on the economy in the areas affected by such discharge.

Summary (CRS)

6/24/2010--Introduced.Gulf Coast Access to Savings Act of 2010 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow tax-free distributions, up to $50,000 in any taxable year, from retirement plans on or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 24, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5602”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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