To amend the Small Business Act to establish a development program for small business concerns owned and controlled by qualified service-disabled veterans, to reauthorize the programs of the National Veterans Business Development Corporation, to establish a Government-wide procurement goal for small business concerns owned and controlled by veterans, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 10, 2003
Length: 29 pages
Apr 10, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 10, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 10, 2003
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H.R. 1712 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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