S. 2862 (111th): Small Business Export Enhancement and International Trade Act of 2009


Dec 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Olympia Snowe

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2010
Length: 48 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Small Business Act to improve the Office of International Trade, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/29/2010--Reported to Senate without amendment.Small Business Export Enhancement and International Trade Act of 2009 - Section3 - Amends the Small Business Act to: (1) require the Office of International Trade ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 9, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 17, 2009
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2862”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (12D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 5297 (Related)
Small Business Jobs Act of 2010

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 27, 2010

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

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 22, 2010

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