H.R. 471: Small Business Administration Franchise Loan Transparency Act of 2017

To establish minimum standards of disclosure by franchises whose franchisees use loans guaranteed by the Small Business Administration.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 12, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jan 12, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 12, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Keith Ellison

Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2017
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

 
Passed House (Senate next)

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 471 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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