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Short Titles as Introduced

Protecting Small Business Contracting Opportunities Act of 2020

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Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Small Business Act to exempt certain contracts awarded to small business concerns from category management requirements, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
06/29/2020Introduced in House

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06/29/2020Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/29/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Joyce, John [R-PA-13]* 06/29/2020

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House Small Business06/29/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in House (06/29/2020)

Protecting Small Business Contracting Opportunities Act of 2020

This bill exempts certain contracts awarded to small businesses from the procedural requirements of any federal rule or guidance on category management or contract consolidation and limits the inclusion of such contracts when measuring the attainment of any federal goal or benchmark for category management or contract consolidation.

Such contracts are government contracts awarded pursuant to Small Business Administration programs that facilitate contracting with small businesses owned by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals or entities, women, or veterans, or are located in historicaly underutilized business zones.