New Cosponsor — Nov 17, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Henry Cuellar [D-TX28]
The bill now has 13 cosponsors (13 Democrats).
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Sep 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2011
Length: 2 pages
To amend the Small Business Act with respect to goals for procurement contracts awarded to small business concerns, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2949”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2949 — 112th Congress: Small Business Opportunity Expansion Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2949
“H.R. 2949 — 112th Congress: Small Business Opportunity Expansion Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2949>
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