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S. 881 (97th): Small Business Innovation Development Act of 1982


A bill to amend the Small Business Act to strengthen the role of the small, innovative firms in federally funded research and development, and to utilize Federal research and development as a base for technological innovation to meet agency needs and to contribute to the growth and strength of the Nation's economy.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Apr 7, 1981
97th Congress (1981–1982)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 22, 1982

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 22, 1982.

Law
Pub.L. 97-219
Sponsor

Warren Rudman

Senator for New Hampshire

Republican

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Last Updated: Jul 22, 1982

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History

Apr 7, 1981
 
Introduced

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Sep 22, 1981
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 8, 1981
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Jun 23, 1982
 
Passed House with Changes (back to Senate)

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 29, 1982
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jul 22, 1982
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 881 (97th) 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. 881. This is the one from the 97th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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