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Dec 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on December 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Maine
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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2010
Length: 48 pages
A bill to amend the Small Business Act to improve the Office of International Trade, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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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.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 27, 2010
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 22, 2010
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