To extend temporarily certain authorities of the Small Business Administration.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 13, 2006
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109th Congress (2005–2006)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 10, 2006
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 10, 2006.
Sep 25, 2006
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Sep 26, 2006
Passed House (Senate next)
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Sep 30, 2006
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Oct 10, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 6159 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6159. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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SBA Programs Extension bill, Pub. L. No. 109-316, H.R. 6159, 109th Cong. (2006).
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