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Referred in Senate (04/20/2016)


114th CONGRESS
2d Session
H. R. 4332


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

April 20, 2016

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship


AN ACT

To amend the Small Business Act to clarify the duties of procurement center representatives with respect to reviewing solicitations for a contract or task order contract.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Maximizing Small Business Competition Act of 2016”.

SEC. 2. Duties of procurement center representatives with respect to reviewing solicitations for a contract or task order contract.

Section 15(l)(2) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 644(l)(2)(D)) is amended—

(1) by redesignating subparagraphs (E) through (I) as subparagraphs (F) through (J), respectively; and

(2) by inserting after subparagraph (D) the following new subparagraph:

    “(E) review any solicitation for a contract or task order without regard to whether the contract or task order or part of the contract or task order is set aside for small business concerns, whether one or more contract or task order awards are reserved for small business concerns under a multiple award contract, or whether or not the solicitation would result in a bundled or consolidated contract (as defined in subsection (s)) or a bundled or consolidated task order;”.

Passed the House of Representatives April 19, 2016.

    Attest: karen l. haas,   
    Clerk