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House Committee on Ways and MeansIntroducedJuly 29th, 2009
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Retirement Account Freedom Act of 2009
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to waive the 10 percent penalty on distributions from certain retirement plans during periods of high unemployment.
Retirement Account Freedom Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to waive the 10% penalty for premature distributions from certain tax-exempt retirement plans during any period that the national rate of unemployment is at least 7%. Limits such waiver to distributions not exceeding 10% of the aggregate account balances of such plans.