S. 918 (106th): Military Reservists Small Business Relief Act of 1999


Apr 29, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 27, 1999 but was never passed by the House.


John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts



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Last Updated: Jul 29, 1999
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize the Small Business Administration to provide financial and business development assistance to military reservists' small businesses, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/27/1999--Passed Senate amended.Military Reservists Small Business Relief Act of 1999 - Amends the Small Business Act to require the Small Business Administration (SBA), upon written request, to defer repayment of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 29, 1999

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Jun 9, 1999
Reported by Committee

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Jul 27, 1999
Passed Senate

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

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 918”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


51 cosponsors (30D, 21R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 1614 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 28, 1999

H.R. 1568 (Related)
Veterans Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development Act of 1999

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 17, 1999

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