WIPP Issues Letters of Support for Legislation Supporting Small Business Contracting Opportunities
Sunday, June 13, 2010
Posted by: Angelin Barrios
WIPP has issued letters of support for S.3190 and H.R. 3729. Both bills seek to restore parity among the Small Business Administration's (SBA) small business programs.
These letters were sent to all women members of Congress and members to the Senate Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee and the House Committee on Small Business.
To read the letter sent to the House, please click here
To read the letter sent to the Senate, please click here
WIPP has also issued letters of support for S.3399
. This bill seeks to make a number of changes to the SBA's Proposed Women's Procurement Program, including:
- Removing the contracting dollar limits of $5 million for manufacturing contracts, and $3 million for other goods and service contracts
- Allowing for sole-source awards
- Conducting data reviews every five (5) years which determine which North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes will be eligible
This letter was sent to all women senators and members of the Senate Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee.
To read the letter, please click here