S. 1557 (112th): Automatic IRA Act of 2011

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand personal savings and retirement savings coverage by allowing employees not covered by qualified retirement plans to save for retirement through automatic IRAs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jeff Bingaman

Senator from New Mexico

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2011
Length: 50 pages

History

Sep 14, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

S. 1557 (112th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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