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

Introduced:

May 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 27, 2010

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

Law:

Pub.L. 111-240

Sponsor:

Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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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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History

May 13, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 19, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 17, 2010
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Sep 16, 2010
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Sep 23, 2010
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Sep 27, 2010
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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