Summary: H.R.5044 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House without amendment (05/21/2018)

Service-Disabled Veterans Small Business Continuation Act

(Sec. 2) This bill provides that the surviving spouse of a veteran who died with less than a 100% disability rating maintains the same Department of Veterans Affairs contracting preference for a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business as the spouse of a 100% disabled veteran until: (1) three years after the veteran's death, (2) the surviving spouse remarries, or (3) the surviving spouse relinquishes ownership of the business.