S.Con.Res. 62 (112th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that our current tax incentives for retirement savings provide important benefits to Americans to help plan for a financially secure retirement.

Dec 06, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Richard Blumenthal
Senior Senator from Connecticut
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Dec 06, 2012
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H.Con.Res. 101 (Related)
Expressing the sense of the Congress that our current tax incentives for retirement savings ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 16, 2012


This resolution was introduced on December 6, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Dec 06, 2012
Referred to Committee Dec 06, 2012

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S.Con.Res. stands for Senate concurrent resolution.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law.

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Library of Congress Summary

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Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) tax incentives for retirement savings plans play an important role in encouraging employers and employees to participate in such plans, (2) existing incentives have increased the number of Americans covered by a retirement plan, and (3) a reformed and simplified federal tax code should include incentives to maintain and contribute to such plans and to strengthen retirement security for all Americans.

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