Nydia M. Velázquez, Chairwoman
May 11, 2009 (202) 226-3636
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House Panel to Vote on Small Business Assistance Bill
Measure Would Boost Jobs, Reform Entrepreneurial Development Programs
The legislation to be considered, "The Job Creation through Entrepreneurship Act of 2009," would be the first major revision of entrepreneurial development programs in ten years, if enacted. Entrepreneurial development programs provide established small business owners and prospective entrepreneurs with business counseling and technical guidance to assist them in their business development.
WHAT: Markup of Legislative Initiatives to Modernize Entrepreneurial Development Programs
WHEN: Wednesday, May 13, 2009