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S. 1961 (115th): SBIR and STTR Oversight and Pilot Program Extension Act of 2018

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A bill to amend the Small Business Act to temporarily reauthorize certain pilot programs under the Small Business Innovation Research Program and the Small Business Technology Transfer Program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

James Risch

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Idaho. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2018
Length: 30 pages
Introduced
Oct 16, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 14, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Five Risch Bills Pass Small Business Committee
    — Sen. James Risch [R-ID] (Sponsor) on Mar 14, 2018

Internet gambling addiction is a looming crisis
    — Rep. James Sensenbrenner [R-WI5] on Dec 8, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 1961 will add $6 million in new spending through 2023.

History

Oct 16, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 14, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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.

S. 1961 (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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