S. 493 (112th): SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011


Mar 4, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mary Landrieu

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2011
Length: 118 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reauthorize and improve the SBIR and STTR programs, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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

S. 1233 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 2009

H.R. 1540 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 31, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 493” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 4, 2011
Reported by Committee
Mar 9, 2011


8 cosponsors (5D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Mar 14, 2011 5:58 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Agreed to 84/12
Apr 5, 2011 2:55 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 90/10
May 4, 2011 12:21 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 52/44

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