H.R. 4341: Defending America’s Small Contractors Act of 2016

To amend the Small Business Act to improve transparency and clarity for small businesses, to clarify the role of small business advocates, to increase opportunities for competition in subcontracting, and for other purposes.

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Jan 7, 2016


Reported by Committee on Jan 13, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on January 13, 2016.


Steve Chabot

Representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2016
Length: 56 pages


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Jan 7, 2016

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Jan 13, 2016
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