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Codification of Title 53
United States Code,
"Small Business"


The bill revises and restates the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 631 et seq.), the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 (15 U.S.C. 661 et seq.), and related provisions of other Acts as a new positive law title of the United States Code.

The bill was prepared by the Office of the Law Revision Counsel as part of the Office's ongoing responsibility under section 205(c) of House Resolution No. 988, 93d Congress, as enacted into law by Public Law 93-554 (2 U.S.C. 285b), ''[t]o prepare, and submit to the Committee on the Judiciary one title at a time, a complete compilation, restatement, and revision of the general and permanent laws of the United States''.

PDF Versions

PDF version of DRAFT BILL.

PDF version of the DRAFT EXPLANATION (including a disposition table and section-by-section explanation of the bill).

Questions and Comments

Questions and comments about this proposed codification bill should be directed to:

     Tim Trushel, Assistant Counsel
     Office of the Law Revision Counsel
     H2-308 Ford House Office Building
     United States House of Representatives
     Washington, D.C. 20515

     Email: Tim Trushel
     Telephone: (202) 226-9058