Summary

                            A bill to amend the Small Business Investment Incentive Act of 1980 to require an annual review by the Securities and Exchange Commission of the annual government-business forum on capital formation.

Introduced in Senate
Small Business Capital Formation Enhancement Act

This bill amends the Small Business Investment Incentive Act of 1980 with
respect to the annual government-business forum of the Securities and Exchange
Commission (SEC) to review the current status of problems and programs relating
to small business capital formation.

The SEC shall review each of the forum's findings and recommendations and issue
a public statement promptly assessing it and disclosing the action, if any, the
SEC intends to take with respect to it.

Passed Senate without amendment
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been
expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Small Business Capital Formation Enhancement Act

(Sec. 2) This bill amends the Small Business Investment Incentive Act of 1980
with respect to the annual government-business forum of the Securities and
Exchange Commission (SEC) to review the current status of problems and programs
relating to small business capital formation.

The SEC shall review each of the forum's findings and recommendations and issue
a public statement promptly assessing it and disclosing the action, if any, the
SEC intends to take with respect to it.



                        

Actions

  • Held at the desk.

    Sep 12th, 2017
  • Received in the House.

    Sep 12th, 2017
  • Message on Senate action sent to the House.

    Sep 12th, 2017
  • Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S 5166)

    Sep 11th, 2017
  • Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

    Sep 11th, 2017
  • Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5166)

    Sep 11th, 2017
  • Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs discharged by Unanimous Consent.

    Sep 11th, 2017
  • Referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

    Mar 7th, 2017
  • Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship discharged by Unanimous Consent.

    Mar 7th, 2017
  • Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship discharged by Unanimous Consent.

    Mar 7th, 2017
  • Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.

    Feb 16th, 2017
  • Introduced in Senate

    Feb 16th, 2017