H.R.7195 - To entitle affected participants under a pension plan referred to in the USEC Privatization Act to payment for benefit increases not received.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Whitfield, Ed [R-KY-1] (Introduced 09/27/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||09/27/2008 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.7195 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/27/2008)
Entitles to a one-time lump sum payment any persons (affected participants) who: (1) retired from active employment at one of the gaseous diffusion plants of the U.S. Enrichment Corporation (USEC) on or before USEC's privatization date as vested participants in a pension plan maintained either by USEC's operating contractor or by a contractor employed before July 1, 1993, by the Department of Energy to operate a gaseous diffusion plant; or (2) are employed by USEC's operating contractor on or before the privatization date, and are vested participants in such a pension plan.
Prescribes a formula for determination of the payment.
Allows any affected participant to treat such payment as a rollover contribution to a regular individual retirement account (IRA) or a Roth IRA.
Prescribes hearing and judicial review rights for any affected participant who may have been prejudiced by any decision with regard to such a payment.