S. 2985 (111th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a new Small Business Startup Savings Account.


Feb 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Pryor

Senator from Arkansas



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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2010
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Summary (CRS)

2/4/2010--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide for tax preferred Small Business Startup Savings Accounts to pay for trade or business expenses, including operating capital, the purchase of equipment or ... Read more >

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Feb 4, 2010

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2985”). 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)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 4309 (Related)
Small Business Start-up Savings Accounts Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 15, 2009

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