H.R. 4253 (110th): Military Reservist and Veteran Small Business Reauthorization and Opportunity Act of 2008

Introduced:

Dec 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 14, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 14, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-186

Sponsor:

Jason Altmire

Representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2008
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve and expand small business assistance programs for veterans of the armed forces and military reservists, and for other purposes.

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History

Dec 4, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 6, 2007
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 19, 2007
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 20, 2007
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Jan 16, 2008
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Jan 31, 2008
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Feb 14, 2008
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4253”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Dec 6, 2007 1:03 p.m.
Passed 407/2

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.Res. 921 (Caused-Action)
Providing for the concurrence by the House in the Senate amendment to H.R. 4253, ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jan 16, 2008

S. 1784 (Included-In)
Military Reservist and Veteran Small Business Reauthorization and Opportunity Act of 2007

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 19, 2007

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