H.R. 710 (111th): Public Retiree’s Investment Act of 2009


Jan 27, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

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


Gary Ackerman

Representative for New York's 5th congressional district



Read Text »
Last Updated: Jan 27, 2009
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To secure additional Tier I capital for the United States banking system from parties other than the Federal Government by providing authority to the Secretary of the Treasury to guaranty certain new preferred stock investments made by public pensions acting in a collective fashion, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/27/2009--Introduced.Public Retiree's Investment Act of 2009 - Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to guarantee eligible investments, or reguarantee a guarantee of eligible investments, by any public pension bank capital ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 27, 2009

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


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: