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

The text of the bill below is as of Jul 10, 2019 (Referred to Senate Committee).


IIB

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2409

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 10, 2019

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

AN ACT

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

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Expanding Access to Capital for Rural Job Creators Act.

2.

Access to capital for rural-area small businesses

Section 4(j) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (15 U.S.C. 78d(j)) is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (4)(C), by inserting rural-area small businesses, after women-owned small businesses,; and

(2)

in paragraph (6)(B)(iii), by inserting rural-area small businesses, after women-owned small businesses,.

Passed the House of Representatives July 9, 2019.

Cheryl L. Johnson,

Clerk