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S. 4227: EIDL for Small Businesses Act

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A bill to improve access to economic injury disaster loans and emergency advances under the CARES Act, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Jacky Rosen

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Nevada. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2020
Length: 6 pages
Jul 20, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Jul 20, 2020

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 20, 2020. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rosen Recognizes National Small Business Week, Highlights Record to Protect Nevada Businesses During Pandemic
    — Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV] (Sponsor) on Sep 22, 2020

Cornyn Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Provide Increased EIDL Loans and EIDL Advance Grants, Assist Texas Small Businesses
    — Sen. John Cornyn [R-TX] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 21, 2020

Rosen Virtually Addresses Vegas Chamber to Discuss Support for Nevada Businesses During COVID-19 Pandemic
    — Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV] (Sponsor) on Sep 16, 2020

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Jul 20, 2020

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S. 4227 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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