S.Res. 266 (112th): A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of “National Save for Retirement Week”, including raising public awareness of the various tax-preferred retirement vehicles and increasing personal financial literacy.

Sep 14, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
See Instead:

S.Res. 555 (same title)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Sep 22, 2012

Kent Conrad
Senator from North Dakota
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Sep 14, 2011
4 pages
Related Bills
S.Res. 649 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 27, 2010

S.Res. 555 (Related)
A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of “National Save for Retirement Week”, including ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 22, 2012


This simple resolution was agreed to on October 4, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Introduced Sep 14, 2011
Referred to Committee Sep 14, 2011
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Oct 04, 2011

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2 cosponsors (1D, 1R) (show)

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S.Res. stands for Senate simple resolution.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

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10/4/2011--Passed Senate without amendment.
Supports the goals and ideals of National Save for Retirement Week, including raising public awareness of: (1) tax-preferred retirement vehicles for personal savings and retirement financial security, (2) the availability of a variety of ways to save for retirement favored under the Internal Revenue Code, and (3) saving for retirement and the availability of tax-preferred employer-sponsored retirement savings vehicles.

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