H.R. 2629 (102nd): Women’s Business Development Act of 1991


Jun 12, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 5, 1991

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 5, 1991.


Pub.L. 102-191


John LaFalce

Representative for New York's 32nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 5, 1991

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Small Business Act to assist the development of small business concerns owned and controlled by women, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Women's Business Development Act of 1991 - Amends the Small Business Act to authorize the Small Business Administration (SBA) to provide financial assistance to private organizations to conduct three-year demonstration ... Read more >


Jun 12, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 25, 1991
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 8, 1991
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 20, 1991
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 21, 1991
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 5, 1991
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2629”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


34 cosponsors (26D, 7R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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