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H.R. 2409: Expanding Access to Capital for Rural Job Creators Act

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To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to expand access to capital for rural-area small businesses, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Cynthia Axne

Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 30, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 9, 2019

This bill passed in the House on July 9, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
21% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rose’s Rural Small Business Bill Passes House
    — Rep. John Rose [R-TN6] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 11, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2409 will be negligible.

History

Apr 30, 2019
 
Introduced

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

May 8, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

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

Jul 5, 2019
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jul 9, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2409 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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