H.R. 5297 (111th): Small Business Jobs Act of 2010


May 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 27, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 27, 2010.


Pub.L. 111-240


Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 24, 2010
Length: 101 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An act to create the Small Business Lending Fund Program to direct the Secretary of the Treasury to make capital investments in eligible institutions in order to increase the availability of credit for small businesses, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for small business job creation, and for other purposes

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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. 1640 (Related)
Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 5297) to create ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 23, 2010

H.R. 5832 (Related)
Small Business Export Enhancement Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 22, 2010

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5297” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


May 13, 2010
Reported by Committee
May 19, 2010
Passed House
Jun 17, 2010
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Passed Senate with Changes
Sep 16, 2010
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House Agreed to Changes
Sep 23, 2010
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 27, 2010


20 cosponsors (20D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Jun 17, 2010 1:07 p.m.
Agreed to 420/0
Jun 17, 2010 1:14 p.m.
Agreed to 414/0
Jun 17, 2010 1:23 p.m.
Agreed to 418/3
Jun 17, 2010 2:03 p.m.
Passed 241/182
Jul 29, 2010 4:53 p.m.
Motion Agreed to 70/23
Sep 14, 2010 11:01 a.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 46/52
Sep 16, 2010 10:49 a.m.
Motion Rejected 41/58
Sep 16, 2010 11:20 a.m.
Motion Rejected 51/48
Sep 16, 2010 12:01 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 61/38
Sep 16, 2010 12:30 p.m.
Bill Passed 61/38
Concurring in the Senate Amendment
Sep 23, 2010 3:03 p.m.
Passed 237/187

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