A bill to modify the microloan program of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 2, 2019
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on April 2, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“As Trump Abandons Open Skies Treaty, Senator Markey and Rep. Panetta Introduce Legislation to Prevent Trump from Withdrawing from International Treaties without Congressional Approval”
— Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA] on May 21, 2020
“Congressman Panetta, Senator Markey Introduce Legislation to Prevent President from Withdrawing from International Treaties Without Congressional Approval”
— Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA20] on May 21, 2020
Apr 2, 2019
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S. 996 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 996. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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