H.R. 3761 (103rd): Small Business Empowerment Act


Feb 2, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Leslie Byrne

Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 2, 1994
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit individual retirement accounts to be used as security for certain business loans.

Summary (CRS)

2/2/1994--Introduced.Small Business Empowerment Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow an individual retirement account to be pledged as security for a qualified business loan. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 2, 1994

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3761”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


65 cosponsors (53R, 12D) (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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