Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 22, 2019
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 21, 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).
4 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“Espaillat Applauds House Passage of His Bill to Codify, Reauthorize and Fund Growth Accelerator Fund Competition”
— Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY13] (Sponsor) on Oct 23, 2019
“Rep. Cuellar Votes to Bolster Funding for Small Businesses”
— Rep. Henry Cuellar [D-TX28] on Oct 23, 2019
“Washington Watch - 10/28/19”
— Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA7, 2011-2020] on Oct 28, 2019
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What stakeholders are saying
Sep 18, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 25, 2019
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.
Oct 17, 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.
Oct 21, 2019
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 4387 (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. 4387. 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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To establish Growth Accelerator Fund Competition within the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes, H.R. 4387, 116th Cong. (2019).
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