H. R. 1694
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
November 18, 2015
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works
To amend MAP–21 to improve contracting opportunities for veteran-owned small business concerns, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Fairness to Veterans for Infrastructure Investment Act of 2015.
Disadvantaged business enterprises
Section 1101(b) of MAP–21 (23 U.S.C. 101 note) is amended—
in paragraph (2) by adding at the end the following:
Veteran-owned small business concern
The term veteran-owned small business concern has the meaning given the term small business concern owned and controlled by veterans in section 3(q) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 632(q)).
in paragraph (3) by inserting
and veteran-owned small business concerns before the period at the end; and
in paragraph (4)(B)—
in clause (ii) by striking
and at the end;
in clause (iii) by striking the period at the end and inserting
; and; and
by adding at the end the following:
Passed the House of Representatives November 17, 2015.
Karen L. Haas,