To amend the Small Business Act to provide for increased small business participation in multiple award contracts, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2012
Length: 10 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on March 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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7 Cosponsors (7 Democrats)
Mar 1, 2012
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Mar 7, 2012
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H.R. 4118 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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