S. 273 (113th): A bill to modify the definition of fiduciary under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to exclude appraisers of employee stock ownership plans.


Feb 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kelly Ayotte
Junior Senator from New Hampshire


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Last Updated: Feb 11, 2013
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Summary (CRS)
2/11/2013--Introduced.Amends the Employee Retirement Income and Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to exclude appraisers of employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) from the meaning of a fiduciary subject to ERISA.

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S. 1232 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 20, 2011

H.R. 2041 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 17, 2013

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Feb 11, 2013


8 cosponsors (6R, 2D) (show)
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