To improve programs and activities relating to women's entrepreneurship and economic empowerment that are carried out by the United States Agency for International Development, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 39th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 18, 2018
Length: 24 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 17, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jan 9, 2019
What legislators are saying
“Royce, Frankel Introduce Womens Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act”
— Rep. Lois Frankel [D-FL21] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 12, 2018
What stakeholders are saying
Apr 12, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 17, 2018
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jun 8, 2018
Reported by House Committee on Foreign Affairs
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
Jul 17, 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.
H.R. 5480 (115th) was 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.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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