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H.R. 2563 (115th): Entrepreneurial Education Act


The text of the bill below is as of May 19, 2017 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


I

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2563

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 19, 2017

(for himself, Ms. Velázquez, Mr. Espaillat, Ms. Adams, Ms. Clarke of New York, and Mrs. Murphy of Florida) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Small Business

A BILL

To codify the Small Business Administration’s Entrepreneurial Education Initiative, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Entrepreneurial Education Act.

2.

Entrepreneurial Education Initiative

The Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 631 et seq.) is amended—

(1)

by redesignating section 47 as section 48; and

(2)

by inserting after section 46 the following:

47.

Entrepreneurial Education Initiative

(a)

In general

There is established a program within the Small Business Administration to be known as the Entrepreneurial Education Initiative, under which the Administrator shall provide training to executives of businesses poised for growth in historically challenged communities that have the organizational framework, resource network, and motivation required to build sustainable businesses and promote the economic development within urban communities.

(b)

Authorization of appropriations

There are authorized to be appropriated to the Administrator such sums as may be necessary to carry out the Entrepreneurial Education Initiative.

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