Federal - S 204

Emergency Relief for Federal Workers Act of 2019


January 24, 2019


To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to waive certain penalties for affected Federal employees receiving a distribution from the Thrift Savings Plan during a lapse in appropriations, and for other purposes.

Our Position



FMA is in favor of this bill which provides relief from the TSP in in the event of a shutdown.

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 31

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  • Feb. 11, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Casey, (D-Pa.)
  • Jan. 24, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 30

    Bennet, (D-Colo.)Feinstein, (D-Calif.)Sanders, (I-Vt.)
    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Hassan, (D-N.H.)Schatz, (D-Hawaii)
    Booker, (D-N.J.)Heinrich, (D-N.M.)Shaheen, (D-N.H.)
    Brown, S. (D-Ohio)Hirono, (D-Hawaii)Smith, (D-Minn.)
    Carper, (D-Del.)Jones, (D-Ala.)Stabenow, (D-Mich.)
    Collins, S. (R-Maine)Klobuchar, (D-Minn.)Udall, (D-N.M.)
    Coons, (D-Del.)Manchin (D-W.Va.)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
    Cortez Masto, (D-Nev.)Menendez, (D-N.J.)Warner, (D-Va.)
    Duckworth, (D-Ill.)Murray, (D-Wash.)Warren, (D-Mass.)
    Durbin, (D-Ill.)Portman, (R-Ohio)Wyden, (D-Ore.)
  • Jan. 24, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Finance.Congressional Record p. S586