H. R. 639
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 23, 2007
Mr. Jindal introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Small Business
To designate as HUBZones the disaster areas associated with Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
Designation as HUBZones
Definition of HUBZone
Section 3(p)(1) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 632(p)(1)) is amended—
in subparagraph (
D), by striking
subparagraph (E), by striking the period at the end and inserting
by adding at the end the following:
areas in which the President has declared a major disaster (as that term is defined in section 102 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5122)) as a result of Hurricane Katrina of August 2005 or Hurricane Rita of September 2005.
Small Business Competitive Demonstration Program
Section 711(d) of the Small Business Competitive Demonstration Program Act of 1988 (15 U.S.C. 644 note) is amended by adding at the end the following:
Notwithstanding subsection (d), the Program shall not apply to any contract related to relief or reconstruction from Hurricane Katrina of 2005 or Hurricane Rita of 2005.