To amend the Small Business Act to ensure small businesses affected by the onset of communicable diseases are eligible for disaster relief.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on February 28, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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3 Cosponsors (3 Democrats)
Feb 28, 2020
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H.R. 6040 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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