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H.RES.265: Honoring the entrepreneurial spirit of small business concerns in the United States during National Small Business Week, which begins on June 17, 2013.

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Sponsor Tony Cardenas, D-Calif.
Total Cosponsors 47 (42 Democrats, 5 Republicans)
Introduced June 17, 2013
Latest Major Action June 17, 2013
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Bill Summary

Honors the entrepreneurial spirit of small businesses during National Small Business Week.

Applauds the efforts and achievements of small business owners and their employees.

Recognizes the work of the Small Business Administration (SBA) and its resource partners in providing assistance to entrepreneurs and small businesses.

Recognizes the importance of ensuring that: (1) guaranteed loans, including microloans and venture capital, are made available to all qualified small businesses; (2) management assistance programs delivered by SBA resource partners are provided with the federal resources necessary to provide invaluable counseling services to entrepreneurs; (3) SBA small business disaster assistance is provided in a timely and efficient manner; (4) affordable Internet access is available to all people in the United States so that small businesses can utilize such access; (5) regulatory relief is provided to small businesses through the reduction of duplica...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 17, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.