S. 154: Small Business Relief From Disease Induced Economic Hardship Act of 2017

A bill to amend the Small Business Act to ensure small businesses affected by the onset of transmissible diseases are eligible for disaster relief.

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Jan 17, 2017


Introduced on Jan 17, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 17, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Aug 2, 2017 midnight — Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship


Marco Rubio

Junior Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Jan 17, 2017
Length: 2 pages


14% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Jan 17, 2017

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Aug 2, 2017
Considered by Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Ordered Reported

Passed Senate (House next)

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 154 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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