Summary: H.R.2767 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2767. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/30/2017)

Stimulating Innovation through Procurement Act of 2017

This bill amends the Small Business Act to require:

  • the Small Business Administration (SBA) to coordinate with the senior procurement executives of federal agencies participating in a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program or a Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program to assist small businesses participating in such programs with commercializing research before the business is awarded a federal contract;
  • the SBA to modify its policy directives to require procurement center representatives to assist small businesses participating in SBIR or STTR programs with researching solicitations for federal contracts and submitting bids; and
  • each Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization to assist small businesses participating in SBIR or STTR programs with researching solicitations for federal contracts and submitting bids.