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Jul 11, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on June 28, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from North Carolina
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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2000
Length: 28 pages
An original bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to authorize the provision of assistance to increase the availability of credit to microenterprises lacking full access to credit, to establish a Microfinance Loan Facility, and for other purposes.
7/11/2000--Introduced.Microenterprise for Self-Reliance Act of 2000 - Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to set forth congressional findings and policy, including that:(1) the development of microenterprise (including micro- and ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2844 — 106th Congress: Microenterprise for Self-Reliance Act of 2000. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s2844
“S. 2844 — 106th Congress: Microenterprise for Self-Reliance Act of 2000.” www.GovTrack.us. 2000. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s2844>
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