To amend the Small Business Act to establish a program to provide Federal contracting assistance to small business concerns owned and controlled by women.
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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 21, 2000
Length: 8 pages
Jul 19, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 27, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 19, 2000
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Jul 27, 2000
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H.R. 4897 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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