H.R.1694 - Fairness to Veterans for Infrastructure Investment Act of 2015114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Fitzpatrick, Michael G. [R-PA-8] (Introduced 03/26/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure; Small Business | Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/18/2015 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Text: H.R.1694 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in Senate (11/18/2015)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works
To amend MAP–21 to improve contracting opportunities for veteran-owned small business concerns, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the “Fairness to Veterans for Infrastructure Investment Act of 2015”.
Section 1101(b) of MAP–21 (23 U.S.C. 101 note) is amended—
(1) in paragraph (2) by adding at the end the following:
“(C) VETERAN-OWNED SMALL BUSINESS CONCERN.—The term ‘veteran-owned small business concern’ has the meaning given the term ‘small business concern owned and controlled by veterans’ in section 3(q) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 632(q)).”;
(2) in paragraph (3) by inserting “and veteran-owned small business concerns” before the period at the end; and
(A) in clause (ii) by striking “and” at the end;
(B) in clause (iii) by striking the period at the end and inserting “; and”; and
(C) by adding at the end the following:
Passed the House of Representatives November 17, 2015.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|