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Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship

The Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship has legislative jurisdiction over the Small Business Administration (SBA). The SBA is an independent federal agency meant to assist and protect the interests of small businesses. The Committee is also responsible for studying and problems of American small business enterprises, and reporting back to the Senate. (source)


The membership of this committee is not yet available.

Reports

Date PDF Bill
Dec 21, 2018 PDF S. 2419 (115th): Support Startup Businesses Act of 2018
Dec 20, 2018 PDF S. 526 (115th): Microloan Modernization Act of 2018
Dec 20, 2018 PDF S. 1961 (115th): SBIR and STTR Oversight and Pilot Program Extension Act of 2018
Dec 20, 2018 PDF S. 1995 (115th): Spurring Business in Communities Act of 2018
Dec 20, 2018 PDF S. 3554 (115th): A bill to extend the effective date for the sunset for collateral requirements for Small Business Administration disaster loans.
Dec 20, 2018 PDF S. 3561 (115th): National Guard and Reserve Entrepreneurship Support Act
Dec 19, 2018 PDF S. 791 (115th): Small Business Innovation Protection Act of 2017
Dec 19, 2018 PDF S. 1538 (115th): Small Business Employee Ownership Promotion Enhancement Act of 2018
Dec 19, 2018 PDF S. 3552 (115th): 7(a) Real Estate Appraisal Harmonization Act
Dec 19, 2018 PDF S. 3553 (115th): Small Business ACE Act
Dec 11, 2018 PDF S. 3562 (115th): Small Business Runway Extension Act of 2018
Dec 5, 2018 PDF S. 2679 (115th): Veterans Small Business Enhancement Act of 2018
Jun 7, 2018 PDF S. 2527 (115th): Small Business Investment Opportunity Act of 2018
Jun 5, 2018 PDF S. 2283 (115th): Small Business 7(a) Lending Oversight Reform Act of 2018
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 1756 (114th): Small Business Energy Efficiency Act of 2015
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 1811 (114th): Superstorm Sandy Relief and Disaster Loan Program Improvement Act of 2015
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 1866 (114th): Veterans Small Business Ownership Improvements Act of 2015
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 1870 (114th): VET Act of 2016
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 2116 (114th): Small Business Broadband and Emerging Information Technology Enhancement Act of 2015
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 2126 (114th): Women’s Small Business Ownership Act of 2015
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 2136 (114th): Improving Small Business Innovative Research and Technologies Act of 2015
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 2138 (114th): Small Business Subcontracting Transparency Act of 2015
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 2139 (114th): Small Contractors Improve Competition Act of 2015
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 2812 (114th): SBIR and STTR Reauthorization and Improvement Act of 2016
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 2838 (114th): Small Business Transforming America’s Regions Act of 2016
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 2846 (114th): Small Business Innovation Protection Act of 2016
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 2847 (114th): Prove It Act of 2016
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 2992 (114th): Small Business Lending Oversight Act of 2016
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 3009 (114th): National Guard and Reserve Entrepreneurship Support Act of 2016
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 3024 (114th): Small Business Cyber Security Improvements Act of 2016
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S.Res. 252 (114th): An original resolution expressing the sense of the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship of the Senate relating to easing the burden of Federal tax compliance on small businesses.
Jul 13, 2016 PDF S. 2850 (114th): Microloan Program Modernization Act of 2016
Jul 6, 2016 PDF S. 1470 (114th): RISE After Disaster Act of 2015
Jun 28, 2016 PDF S. 958 (114th): Small Business Fairness Act
May 26, 2016 PDF S. 552 (114th): Small Business Investment Capital Company Act of 2015
May 26, 2016 PDF S. 966 (114th): CREED Act of 2015
May 26, 2016 PDF S. 967 (114th): CLEAR SBA Act
May 26, 2016 PDF S. 1001 (114th): Small Business Lending Reauthorization Act of 2015
May 26, 2016 PDF S. 1292 (114th): HUBZone Revitalization Act of 2015
Apr 21, 2016 PDF S. 957 (114th): Veterans Entrepreneurship Act
Apr 21, 2016 PDF S. 999 (114th): Small Business Development Centers Improvement Act of 2015
Apr 21, 2016 PDF S. 1000 (114th): SCORE for Small Business Act of 2015

Press Statements

Committee press statements from ProPublica Represent:

ICYMI: Rubio: Enough is Enough. It’s Time to Renew the Paycheck Protection Program
    — Nov 16, 2020

Rubio Joins Colleagues on SBA’s Plans to Spur Entrepreneurial Growth
    — Nov 12, 2020

Chairman Rubio Requests Information From SBA About Reports of Fraud in the EIDL Program
    — Nov 12, 2020

Chairman Rubio Sends Letter to Treasury and SBA Requesting PPP Audit Plans
    — Nov 10, 2020

Rubio Names Anna Maria Oyster Bar of Florida as the Senate Small Business of the Week
    — Nov 10, 2020

Chairman Rubio Calls on Congress to Pass Additional Small Business Relief
    — Nov 10, 2020

Chairman Rubio Releases Statement on SBA Inspector General’s Initial Report on Suspected EIDL Fraud
    — Oct 28, 2020

Rubio Names Scotlynn USA as the Senate Small Business of the Week
    — Oct 23, 2020

Chairman Rubio’s Statement on Senate Democrats Continued Obstruction of PPP Relief for Small Businesses
    — Oct 21, 2020

ICYMI: Rubio: Are Senate Democrats Serious About Small-Business Relief?
    — Oct 20, 2020

ICYMI: Rubio Speaks on Senate Floor Urging Colleagues to Pass Additional PPP Relief
    — Oct 20, 2020

Cardin, Shaheen, Schumer, Coons & Colleagues Introduce COVID-19 Relief Bill to Support Small Businesses
    — Oct 20, 2020

Rubio, Colleagues Introduce Small Business Capital Recovery Bill
    — Oct 20, 2020

Media Advisory: Rubio Speaks on Senate Floor Urging Colleagues to Pass Additional PPP Relief
    — Oct 20, 2020

Chairman Rubio Sends Letter to Wells Fargo Requesting Information on EIDL Fraud Amongst Bank Employees
    — Oct 16, 2020

Senate Passes Rubio, Cardin Resolution Recognizing SBA's National Small Business Week
    — Oct 1, 2020

Schumer Blocks Bipartisan National Small Business Week Resolution
    — Sep 25, 2020

Rubio, King Lead Colleagues to Introduce the PREPARE Act to Reauthorize SBA’s Pre-disaster Mitigation Program
    — Sep 24, 2020

Cardin, Coons & Delgado Introduce Legislation to Extend Small Business Debt Relief Program
    — Sep 24, 2020

Cardin, Rubio & Colleagues Introduce the PREPARE Act to Reauthorize SBA’s Pre-Disaster Mitigation Program
    — Sep 24, 2020