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...in the United States located not more than 10 miles from the border between the United States and Mexico.

This bill was introduced on May 3, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 3, 1995 (Introduced).

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HR 1554 IH

104th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1554

To direct the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to establish a regional office in a community in the United States located not more than 10 miles from the border between the United States and Mexico.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 3, 1995

Mr. COLEMAN introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Small Business


A BILL

To direct the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to establish a regional office in a community in the United States located not more than 10 miles from the border between the United States and Mexico.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. ESTABLISHMENT OF SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION REGIONAL OFFICE ON U.S.-MEXICO BORDER.

    (a) ESTABLISHMENT- Not later than 1 year after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Administrator of the Small Business Administration shall establish a regional office of the Small Business Administration in a community in the United States located--

      (1) not more than 10 miles from the border between the United States and Mexico; and

      (2) as close as practicable to the point that is halfway between San Diego, California, and Brownsville, Texas.

    (b) REGIONAL ADMINISTRATOR- The head of the office established under this section shall be the Regional Administrator of the Small Business Administration for the region of the United States located generally along the border between the United States and Mexico.

    (c) FUNCTIONS- The Administrator of the Small Business Administration shall delegate to the Regional Administrator referred to in subsection (b) the functions of the Administrator relating to administering activities conducted by the Small Business Administration in the region of the United States located generally along the border between the United States and Mexico.