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


May 3, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Enacted as H.R. 3904 (companion bill)

Harrison Williams Jr.

Senator from New Jersey


See Instead:

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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

7/29/1980--Indefinitely postponed in Senate.(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H. R. 3904 passed in lieu) Multiemployer Pension Plan Amendments Act of 1980 - Sets forth the findings and policy of this ... Read more >

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May 3, 1979

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1076”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

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