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H.R. 4792: Small Business Access to Capital After a Natural Disaster Act

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To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to expand access to capital for small businesses affected by hurricanes or other natural disasters, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Nydia Velázquez

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

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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jan 12, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 29, 2018

This bill passed in the House on January 29, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 12, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jan 17, 2018
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

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Jan 18, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jan 29, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 29, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4792 is 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.

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