Summary: S.Res.280 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (10/07/2015)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Recognizes: (1) October 2015 as National Women's Small Business Month; (2) the significant contributions of women small business owners and women entrepreneurs to the small business community; and (3) the importance of creating policies that promote a business-friendly environment for small business owners free of unnecessary regulations and red tape.

Honors the vital role of U.S. women small business owners and entrepreneurs during such Month.

Supports and encourages young women entrepreneurs to pursue their passions and create more start-up businesses.

Supports efforts to increase awareness of the value of women-owned small businesses on the U.S. economy.