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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.
Small Business Early-Stage Investment Act of 2009 - Amends the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to direct the Administrator of the Small Business Administration (SBA) to establish and carry ... Read more >
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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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3738>
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