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H.R. 4281 (115th): Expanding Access to Capital for Rural Job Creators Act

The text of the bill below is as of Nov 7, 2017 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 4281

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

November 7, 2017

(for himself and Mr. Mooney of West Virginia) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services

A BILL

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to expand access to capital for rural-area small businesses, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Expanding Access to Capital for Rural Job Creators Act.

2.

Access to capital for rural-area small businesses

Section 4 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (15 U.S.C. 78d) is amended—

(1)

in subsection (j)(4)(C), by striking and women-owned small businesses and inserting , women-owned, and rural-area small businesses; and

(2)

in subsection (j)(6)(B)(iii), by striking and women-owned small businesses and inserting , women-owned, and rural-area small businesses.