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H.R. 1994: Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage retirement savings, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Richard Neal

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2019
Length: 124 pages
Introduced
Mar 29, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 1865: Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 2019. (compare text)
Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. Mike Kelly's 2019 Year-End Report
    — Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA16] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 13, 2020

Houses Passes Kildee Bipartisan Bill to Lower Prescription Drug Costs
    — Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI5] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 12, 2019

Washington Watch - 5/28/19
    — Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA7] on May 28, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 1994 will be negligible.

History

Mar 29, 2019
 
Introduced

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Apr 2, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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May 16, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

May 23, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 1994 is 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1994. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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