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CBO Cost Estimate for S. 3470, the Miners Protection Act of 2016
Taking the Taft-Hartley Defined Contribution Plan to the Next Level (PDF)
Pension Rescue Rejection Letters May Be Road Map for Other Plans
DOL Investigating Timely Payment of Pensions to Terminated Vested Participants Nationwide (PDF)
[Opinion] Composite Bill: Another Threat to Multiemployer Pension Plans
[Official Guidance] Text of Extension of Comment Period on Application by New York State Teamsters Multiemployer Plan for Reduction in Benefits
2017 Planning for ERISA Multiemployer DB Plan Operations (PDF)
The Financial Condition of the PBGC Multiemployer Program
Treasury Announces Conference Call with Participants in the Ironworkers Local 17 Pension Plan
[Opinion] Too Underfunded for MPRA?
[Opinion] Modernizing Multiemployer Pensions
Multiemployer Pension Funded Status Has Been Steady So Far in 2016 (PDF)
Treasury Denies Teamsters Local 469 Application to Reduce Pension Benefits
Text of Treasury Department Denial of Application for Suspension of Benefits by Teamsters Local 469 Pension Fund (PDF)
Multiemployer Defined Benefit Pension Plans: A Primer and Analysis of Policy Options (PDF)
[Opinion] Speech by Karen Friedman at the American Academy of Actuaries' Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum
Text of Treasury Department Denial of Application for Suspension of Benefits by Ironworkers Local 16 Pension Fund (PDF)
Teamsters Group Funds Forensic Investigation of $1.6 Billion New York State Teamsters Pension
Central States Not Entitled to Reimbursement From Insurers
Application for Benefits Suspension: Automotive Industries Pension Plan
Honoring the PBGC Guarantee for Multiemployer Plans Requires Difficult Choices (PDF)
Criminal Charges Filed Against Contributing Employer for Mail Fraud Based on Filing False Remittance Information (PDF)
[Opinion] Pension Rights Center Comment Letter to Treasury Department on Application for Benefits Suspension Submitted by Iron Workers Local 17 Pension Plan (PDF)
[Opinion] The MPRA: One Size Fits No One
Tea Leaves Offer Clues to Coming Pension Rescue Petitions
[Guidance Overview] New Guidance on Plan and Large Employer Reporting Under the ACA
Notes from Meeting of Actuaries 'Intersector Group' with IRS, September 2016 (PDF)
Notes from Meeting of Actuaries 'Intersector Group' with PBGC, September 2016 (PDF)
Criminal Liability for Failure to Contribute to Multiemployer Benefit Fund?
Furniture Workers' Pension Fund Applies for Benefits Suspension
Lawmaker Warns Against Stealth Passage of Pension Revamp
[Opinion] Joint Statement of Unions and Other Organizations Opposing Consideration of 'Composite' Pension Legislation
House Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Multiemployer 'Composite Plan' Proposal
Senate Committee Approves Funding for Mine Workers' Pension Plan
Multiemployer Plan Application for Benefit Suspension: New York State Teamsters Conference Pension and Retirement Fund
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Draft Forms and Instructions for Proposed Expanded Missing Participants Program
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC FAQs on Proposed Expanded Missing Participants Program
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Proposed Regs: Expanded Missing Participants Program to Cover Multiemployer Plans, Most DC Plans, and Certain Other DB Plans
[Official Guidance] Notice of Multiemployer Pension Plan Application to Reduce Benefits Filed by United Furniture Workers Pension Fund A
[Guidance Overview] Avoiding the Pitfalls of the Multiemployer Pension Plan Amendments Act (PDF)
Modernizing Multiemployer Pensions: Questions and Answers About the Composite Plan Proposal
House Committee Releases Discussion Draft on a New Multiemployer Plan Structure: 'Composite Plans' (PDF)
Draft Bill May Offer Better Mousetrap for Multiemployer Pensions
Rep. John Kline Releases Discussion Draft to Modernize Multiemployer Pensions
Application for Multiemployer Plan Benefit Suspension: United Furniture Workers Pension Fund A
[Opinion] Joint Letter Submitted to Congress on Threats Posed by Proposed 'Composite' Multiemployer Pension Plans
What Happens to Multiemployer Pension Plan Reform Now?
Multiemployer Pension Plans: Solving the Anticipated Insolvency of PBGC Program -- A Bipartisan Endeavor (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of Treasury Department Notice of Revised Application by Iron Workers Local 17 Multiemployer Pension Plan for Reduction in Benefits
[Opinion] Why a Coal Miner Pension Bailout Could Lead to a $600 Billion Union-Pension Bailout
Teamsters, Bricklayers Funds Eye Multiemployer Benefit Cuts
Application for Benefit Suspension: Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen Local No. 5 Pension Plan
[Opinion] U.S. Chamber of Commerce Comment Letter to the PBGC on Mergers and Transfers Between Multiemployer Plans
[Opinion] NCCMP Comment Letter to PBGC on Proposed Merger Transfer Rules (PDF)
[Opinion] American Academy of Actuaries Comments to PBGC on Proposed Regs for Mergers and Transfers Between Multiemployer Plans (PDF)
Iron Workers Retirees Get Temporary Reprieve from Pension Cuts
PBGC Proposal Could Halt Plan Mergers, Grocers Say
Options to Improve the Financial Condition of the PBGC's Multiemployer Program (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of FASB Proposed ASU: Employee Benefit Plan Master Trust Reporting
Pension Funded Status Decreased in Q2 2016 Due to Continued Interest Rate Declines (PDF)

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