S. 1870: VET Act of 2016

A bill to amend the Small Business Act to require the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to carry out a pilot program on issuing grants to eligible veterans to start or acquire qualifying businesses, and for other purposes.

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Jul 27, 2015


Reported by Committee on Jul 29, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 29, 2015.


Jerry Moran

Junior Senator from Kansas



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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2016
Length: 50 pages


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Jul 27, 2015

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Jul 29, 2015
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S. 1870 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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