HR 1902

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1902

To establish in the Department of Commerce the Minority Business Development Program to provide qualified minority businesses with technical assistance and contracting opportunities, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 13, 2011

Mr. RUSH (for himself, Mr. CLEAVER, Mr. CLAY, Ms. RICHARDSON, and Ms. CLARKE of New York) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To establish in the Department of Commerce the Minority Business Development Program to provide qualified minority businesses with technical assistance and contracting opportunities, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. MINORITY BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM.

SEC. 3. QUALIFIED MINORITY BUSINESS.

SEC. 4. TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 5. SET-ASIDE CONTRACTING OPPORTUNITIES.

SEC. 6. TERMINATION FROM THE PROGRAM.

SEC. 7. REPORTS.

SEC. 8. DEFINITIONS.

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