S. 957 (114th): Veterans Entrepreneurship Act

A bill to increase access to capital for veteran entrepreneurs to help create jobs.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 15, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 23, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jeanne Shaheen

Senior Senator from New Hampshire

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2015
Length: 6 pages

History

Apr 15, 2015
 
Introduced

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Apr 23, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 21, 2016
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship

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S. 957 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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