Legislative Research: US SB996 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

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SessionTitle/DescriptionLast Action
117th Congress

Establishes a grant program to assist certain institutions of higher education with setting up a program that prepares minority students to participate in the telecommunications workforce. Specifically, the bill requires the National Telecommunicatio...
[SB996 2021 Detail][SB996 2021 Text][SB996 2021 Comments]
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
116th Congress

(Introduced - Dead)
Expands access to financing through the Microloan Program of the Small Business Administration (SBA). Specifically, the bill eliminates a restriction that prevents the SBA from distributing more than 1/55th of its funding in any state during the firs...
[SB996 2019 Detail][SB996 2019 Text][SB996 2019 Comments]
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
115th Congress

(Introduced - Dead)
Creating Higher Education Affordability Necessary to Compete Economically Act Middle Class CHANCE Act This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to modify provisions related to the Federal Pell Grant program. S...
[SB996 2017 Detail][SB996 2017 Text][SB996 2017 Comments]
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
114th Congress

(Introduced - Dead)
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Act Directs the Internal Revenue Service to establish a Community Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Matching Grant Program (VITA grant program) for the development, expansion, or continuation of volunteer tax prep...
[SB996 2015 Detail][SB996 2015 Text][SB996 2015 Comments]
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S2297)
113th Congress

(Introduced - Dead)
Amends the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to repeal the prohibition against provision of flood insurance by the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to prospective insureds at rates less than standard estimates for pr...
[SB996 2013 Detail][SB996 2013 Text][SB996 2013 Comments]
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
112th Congress

(Introduced - Dead)
New Markets Tax Credit Extension Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) extend the new markets tax credit through 2016; (2) provide for an inflation adjustment to the limitation amount for such credit after 2012; and (3) allow an offs...
[SB996 2011 Detail][SB996 2011 Text][SB996 2011 Comments]
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
111th Congress

(Introduced - Dead)
S Corporation Modernization Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to revise the tax treatment of S corporations by: (1) permanently reducing from 10 to 7 years the period during which S corporation built-in gains are subject to tax; (2) repe...
[SB996 2009 Detail][SB996 2009 Text][SB996 2009 Comments]
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

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Legislative Citation

US SB996 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress. (2021, March 25). LegiScan. Retrieved July 05, 2022, from https://legiscan.com/US/bill/SB996/2021
"US SB996 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress." LegiScan. LegiScan LLC, 25 Mar. 2021. Web. 05 Jul. 2022. <https://legiscan.com/US/bill/SB996/2021>.
"US SB996 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress." March 25, 2021 LegiScan. Accessed July 05, 2022. https://legiscan.com/US/bill/SB996/2021.
LegiScan. US SB996 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress. 25 March 2021. https://legiscan.com/US/bill/SB996/2021 (accessed July 05, 2022).


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