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Text of the Small Business Opportunity Expansion Act of 2011

This bill was introduced on September 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Sep 15, 2011 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2949

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 15, 2011

(for himself, Mr. Boren, Mr. Altmire, Mr. Baca, Mr. Barrow, Mr. Cardoza, Mr. Matheson, Mr. McIntyre, Mr. Michaud, Mr. Ross of Arkansas, Mr. Schiff, Mr. David Scott of Georgia, and Mr. Shuler) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Small Business

A BILL

To amend the Small Business Act with respect to goals for procurement contracts awarded to small business concerns, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Small Business Opportunity Expansion Act of 2011.

2.

Goals for procurement contracts awarded to small business concerns

Section 15(g)(1) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 644(g)(1)) is amended—

(1)

by striking than 23 percent and inserting than 24 percent;

(2)

by striking than 3 percent each place it appears and inserting than 4 percent; and

(3)

by striking than 5 percent each place it appears and inserting than 6 percent.