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A Benefits’ Prophesy for 2022

April 05, 2022 (3 min read)

Retirement plan sponsors can expect continued evolution of the legislative and regulatory landscape in 2022, shaped by activity in Congress, the Biden administration, and federal courts. Before the upcoming midterm elections, Congress appears poised to move forward with broad, bipartisan "SECURE 2.0" legislation, building on the framework of the SECURE Act of 2019. Plus, the Department of Labor and Internal Revenue Service will continue working on guidance to implement the SECURE Act, while proceeding with several regulatory projects central to the Biden administration's policy goals, one of which involves updating regulations on fiduciary considerations for ESG factors in plan investment decisions.


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