H.R. 1712 (108th): Veterans Federal Procurement Opportunity Act of 2003


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.


Lane Evans
Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district


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Last Updated: Apr 10, 2003
Length: 29 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1712” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 10, 2003


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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