Democrats may try to fine-tune pension reform laws

Bridgeford, Lydell C.
March 2007
Employee Benefit News;Mar2007, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p1
The article focuses on speculations on the action to be taken by the U.S. Democratic Congress regarding the Pension Protection Act of 2006 (PPA). Experts predict that Democrats will try to lobby for legislation that they see as strengthening retirement security and creating more transparency with 401(k) plan administration. It is likely that Representative George Miller and other Democratic lawmakers might lobby for amendments that revise PPA provisions on cash balance and hybrid pension plans.


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