PUBLIC LAW 100-203—DEC. 22, 1987
101 STAT. 1330-367
(b) SUBMISSION OF PLAN DATA IN INVOLUNTARY TERMINATION.—
Section 4042(c) of ERISA (29 U.S.C. 1342(c)) is amended by adding at the end the following new paragraph: "(3) In the case of a proceeding initiated under this section, the plan administrator shall provide the corporation, upon the request of the corporation, the information described in clauses (ii), (iii), and (iv) of section 4041(c)(2)(A).". (c) CIVIL PENALTIES FOR FAILURE TO TIMELY PROVIDE REQUIRED INFORMATION RELATING TO SINGLE-EMPLOYER PLANS.—
(1) IN GENERAL.—Subtitle D of ERISA (29 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.) is amended by adding at the end the following new section: "PENALTY FOR FAILURE TO TIMELY PROVIDE REQUIRED INFORMATION
"SEC. 4071. The corporation may assess a penalty, payable to the 29 USC 1371. corporation, against any person who fails to provide any notice or other material information required under this subtitle or subtitle A, B, or C, or any regulations prescribed under any such subtitle, within the applicable time limit specified therein. Such penalty shall not exceed $1,000 for each day for which such failure continues.". (2) CLERICAL AMENDMENTS.—The table of contents in section 1 of ERISA (29 U.S.C. 1001 note) is amended by adding after the item relating to section 4070 the following new item: "Sec. 4071. Penalty for failure to timely provide required information.".
Subpart C—Increase in Premium Rates SEC. 9331. INCREASE IN PREMIUM RATES.
(a) GENERAL RULE.—Clause (i) of section 4006(a)(3)(A) of ERISA (29 U.S.C. 1306(a)(3)(A)) is amended by striking out "for plan years beginning after December 31, 1985, an amount equal to $8.50" and inserting in lieu thereof "for plan years beginning after December 31, 1987, an amount equal to the sum of $16 plus the additional premium (if any) determined under subparagraph (E)". (b) DETERMINATION OF ADDITIONAL PREMIUM.—Paragraph (3) of
section 4006(a) of ERISA (29 U.S.C. 1306(a)(3)) is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new subparagraph: "(E)(i) The additional premium determined under this subparagraph with respect to any plan for any plan year shall be an amount equal to the amount determined under clause (ii) divided by the number of participants in such plan as of the close of the preceding plan year. "(ii) The amount determined under this clause for any plan year shall be an amount equal to $6.00 for each $1,000 (or fraction thereof) of unfunded vested benefits under the plan as of the close of the preceding plan year. "(iii) For purposes of clause (ii)— "(I) Except as provided in subclause (II), the term 'unfunded vested benefits' means the amount which would be the unfunded current liability (within the meaning of section 302(d)(8)(A)) if only vested benefits were taken into account. "(II) The interest rate used in valuing vested benefits for purposes of subclause (I) shall be equal to 80 percent of the annual yield on 30-year Treasury securities for the month preceding the month in which the plan year begins.