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Oct 7, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 18, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2009
Length: 12 pages
To amend the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to establish a program for the Small Business Administration to provide financing to support early-stage small businesses in targeted industries, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3738”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3738 — 111th Congress: Small Business Early-Stage Investment Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3738
“H.R. 3738 — 111th Congress: Small Business Early-Stage Investment Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3738>
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