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S. 3282 (116th): Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2020

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A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the oversight of contracts awarded by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to small business concerns owned and controlled by veterans, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Bill Cassidy

Sponsor. Senator for Louisiana. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2020
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Feb 12, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 561: Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 30, 2020. (compare text)
Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

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R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 3282 will be negligible.

History

Feb 12, 2020
 
Introduced

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Aug 5, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 3282 (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 S. 3282. 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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