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S. 990 (112th): PATRIOT Sunsets Extension Act of 2011

The text of the bill below is as of May 24, 2011 (Passed the House with an Amendment).

Source: GPO

112th CONGRESS

1st Session

In the House of Representatives, U. S.,

May 24, 2011

AMENDMENT:

That the bill from the Senate (S. 990) entitled An Act to provide for an additional temporary extension of programs under the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act of 1958, and for other purposes., do pass with the following

Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert:

1.

Additional temporary extension of authorization of programs under the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act of 1958

(a)

In general

Section 1 of the Act entitled An Act to extend temporarily certain authorities of the Small Business Administration, approved October 10, 2006 (Public Law 109–316; 120 Stat. 1742), as most recently amended by section 1 of Public Law 112–1 (125 Stat. 3), is amended by striking May 31, 2011 each place it appears and inserting September 30, 2011.

(b)

Effective date

The amendments made by subsection (a) shall take effect on May 30, 2011.

2.

Competitive selection procedures for SBIR and STTR programs

Section 9 of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 638) is amended by inserting after subsection (r) the following:

(s)

Competitive selection procedures for SBIR and STTR programs

All funds awarded, appropriated, or otherwise made available in accordance with subsection (f) or (n) must be awarded pursuant to competitive and merit-based selection procedures.

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Lorraine Miller

Clerk.