On The Hill
The House Committee on Small Business held a hearing on Tuesday June 13, 2023 titled “Assisting Entrepreneurs: Examining Private and Public Resources Helping Small Businesses.”
Rep. Nanette Diaz Barragan (D-CA-44) introduced a bill to implement individuals who are affected by a public health emergency, among other objectives.
Rep. Beth Van Duyne (R-TX-24) introduced a bill to require the Administrator of the Small Business Administration for purposes including to ensure that the small business regulatory budget for a fiscal year is not greater than zero.
Rep. Beth Van Duyne (R-TX-24) introduced a bill to prohibit the participation of people convicted of certain felonies in programs of the Small Business Administration and for other purposes.
Rep. Jason Smith (R-MO-8) introduced a bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to promote the establishment and growth of small businesses.
Rep. Jason Smith (R-MO-8) introduced a bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage economic growth.
At the Agencies
The US Department of Labor released a statement emphasizing the importance for employers to develop a protective plan for outdoor workers from hazards posed by poor air quality.