S. 3405 (112th): Veterans Small Business Protection Act of 2012


Jul 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dean Heller

Senator from Nevada



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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to treat small businesses bequeathed to spouses and dependents by members of the Armed Forces killed in line of duty as small business concerns owned and controlled by veterans for purposes of Department of Veterans Affairs contracting goals and preferences, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/19/2012--Introduced.Veterans Small Business Protection Act of 2012 - Treats a small business acquired by the surviving spouse or dependent from a member of the Armed Forces killed during active duty ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 19, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3405”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 6563 (Related)
Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 25, 2012

S. 3555 (Related)
Careers for Veterans Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2012

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