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3Q19: Legislation With Significant Retirement Plan Provisions Moving Through Congress

Third Quarter 2019 
By Fred Reish

Proposed legislation could impact retirement plan provisions including IRAs, RMDs, contributions, and access to retirement plans.


Fred Reish is an ERISA attorney whose practice focuses on fiduciary responsibility, retirement income, and plan operational issues. He has been recognized as one of the “legends” of the retirement industry by both PLANADVISER magazine and PLANSPONSOR magazine.

The House of Representatives has sent the Senate legislation with significant retirement plan provisions. It is expected that the Senate will act on that legislation in short order. This newsletter discusses the most important parts of that bill. 



The views expressed here are those of Fred Reish. They should not be construed as investment advice or as the views of Hartford Funds or the employees of Hartford Funds. They are based on available information and are subject to change without notice. The information above is intended as general information and is not intended to provide, nor may it be construed as providing, tax, accounting or legal advice. As with all matters of a tax or legal nature, please consult with your tax or legal counsel for advice. This material and/or its contents are current at the time of writing and may not be reproduced or distributed in whole or in part, for any purpose, without the express written consent of Fred Reish.

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