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.
- Summary (CRS)
4/10/2003--Introduced.Veterans Federal Procurement Opportunity Act of 2003 - Amends the Small Business Act to direct the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to establish a development program for small businesses ...
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Apr 10, 2003
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1712”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1712 — 108th Congress: Veterans Federal Procurement Opportunity Act of 2003. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr1712
“H.R. 1712 — 108th Congress: Veterans Federal Procurement Opportunity Act of 2003.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr1712>
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