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S.Res. 165 (115th): A resolution celebrating April 30 through May 6, 2017, as “National Small Business Week” and commending the entrepreneurial spirit of small businesses owners in the United States.

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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on May 16, 2017.


(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Supports: (1) the designation of the week of April 30-May 6, 2017, as National Small Business Week; and (2) increasing consumer awareness of the value and opportunity that small businesses bring to local communities.

Celebrates: (1) the entrepreneurial spirit of small business owners in the United States, and (2) the invaluable contribution that small businesses make to the United States as the backbone of the economy.

Recognizes the importance of creating a small business climate that allows for sustained entrepreneurial success.