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Legislation that has been proposed.

Funding Relief for Traditional Pension Plans

On October 27, 2009 Representative Earl Pomeroy (D-ND) and Representative Pat Tiberi (R-OH) introduced the Preserve Benefits and Jobs Act of 2009 (H.R. 3936) [PDF].


New Bill Targets Broken Promises

On June 28, 2007, Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) introduced a bill called “The Restoring Pension Promises to Workers Act of 2007 [PDF]”.  This bill (S.


Bankruptcy Protections For Workers

The Protecting Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcies Act of 2007 (S. 2092 and H.R. 3652) would add important protections for workers’ pensions and retirement savings plans when companies declare bankruptcy.