S. 511 (113th): EXCEL Act


Mar 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mary Landrieu

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Sep 10, 2013
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to enhance the Small Business Investment Company Program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/10/2013--Reported to Senate amended.Expanding Access to Capital for Entrepreneurial Leaders Act or the EXCEL Act - Amends the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to authorize the Administrator of the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 11, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 17, 2013
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 511”). 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 (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 3253 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 24, 2012

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