S. 1076 (96th): Multiemployer Pension Plan Amendments Act of 1980

A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, as amended, for the purpose of improving retirement income security under private multiemployer pension plans by strengthening the funding requirements for those plans, authorizing plan preservation measures for financially troubled multiemployer pension plans, and revising the manner in which the pension plan termination insurance provisions apply to multiemployer plans.

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May 3, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 3, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harrison Williams Jr.

Senator from New Jersey


See Instead:

H.R. 3904 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 26, 1980


May 3, 1979

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S. 1076 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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