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H.R. 2489: To amend the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 and the Small Business Act to include small business investment companies in the Small Business Innovation Research Program and the Small Business Technology Transfer Program, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Nydia Velázquez

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 17, 2017
Length: 4 pages

May 17, 2017


Introduced on May 17, 2017

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May 17, 2017

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H.R. 2489 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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