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H.R. 3537 (116th): Veteran Entrepreneurship Training Act of 2019

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To amend the Small Business Act to codify the Boots to Business Program, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Bradley “Brad” Schneider

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2019
Length: 9 pages
Introduced
Jun 27, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 13, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

7 Cosponsors (4 Democrats, 3 Republicans)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Schneider Bill Promoting Veteran Entrepreneurship Passes House
    — Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Sponsor) on Nov 13, 2019

Spanos Boots to Business Bill Passes
    — Rep. Ross Spano [R-FL15, 2019-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 13, 2019

Higgins Votes for Bills Supporting Veteran-Owned Businesses
    — Rep. Clay Higgins [R-LA3] on Nov 15, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 3537 will be negligible.

History

Jun 27, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jul 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 15, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Small Business

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Nov 13, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

H.R. 3537 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3537. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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