A bill to improve certain programs of the Small Business Administration to better assist small business customers in accessing broadband technology, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for New Hampshire. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 7, 2015
Length: 20 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on October 7, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Oct 1, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 7, 2015
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Dec 20, 2016
Reported by Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
Sep 16, 2020
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 4588.
S. 2116 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2116. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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