S. 401 (111th): Defined Contribution Fee Disclosure Act of 2009


Feb 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Senator from Iowa



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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2009
Length: 26 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide special reporting and disclosure rules for individual accounts plans and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/9/2009--Introduced.Defined Contribution Fee Disclosure Act of 2009 - Amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to prohibit an administrator of an individual account plan that includes a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 9, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 401”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2473 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 13, 2007

H.R. 4146 (Related)
Sensible Transparency for Retirement Plans Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 2009

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