H.R. 639 (110th): To designate as HUBZones the disaster areas associated with Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

Introduced:
Jan 23, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Bobby Jindal
Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jan 23, 2007
Length
2 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 23, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 23, 2007
Referred to Committee Jan 23, 2007
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Small Business

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1/23/2007--Introduced.
Amends the Small Business Act to include as a HUBZone (historically underutilized business zone) any area in which the President has declared a major disaster as a result of the 2005 Hurricanes Katrina or Rita.
Amends the Small Business Competitive Demonstration Program Act of 1988 to make the Small Business Competitiveness Demonstration Program (to test innovative small business procurement methods and procedures) inapplicable to any contract related to relief or reconstruction from Hurricanes Katrina or Rita.

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