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Referred in Senate (07/10/2019)


116th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 2409


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 10, 2019

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs


AN ACT

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to expand access to capital for rural-area small businesses, and for other purposes.

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 “Expanding Access to Capital for Rural Job Creators Act”.

SEC. 2. Access to capital for rural-area small businesses.

Section 4(j) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (15 U.S.C. 78d(j)) is amended—

(1) in paragraph (4)(C), by inserting “rural-area small businesses,” after “women-owned small businesses,”; and

(2) in paragraph (6)(B)(iii), by inserting “rural-area small businesses,” after “women-owned small businesses,”.

Passed the House of Representatives July 9, 2019.

    Attest: cheryl l. johnson,   
    Clerk