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H.R. 2689: Minority Business Resiliency Act of 2021

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To require the Minority Business Development Agency of the Department of Commerce to promote and administer programs in the public and private sectors to assist the development of minority business enterprises, to ensure that such Agency has the necessary supporting resources, particularly during economic downturns, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Al Green

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2021
Length: 61 pages
Introduced
Apr 20, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Ordered Reported on Jun 23, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 23, 2021.

Cosponsors

13 Cosponsors (13 Democrats)

Prognosis
31% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Apr 20, 2021
 
Introduced

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Jun 23, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2689 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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