Minority Business and Its Contributions to the U.S. Economy: Hearing Before the Committee on Small Business, United States Senate, Ninety-seventh Congress, Second Session, on Minority Business and Its Contributions to the U.S. Economy, June 23, 1982
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Page 155 - Economically disadvantaged individuals are those socially disadvantaged individuals whose ability to compete in the free enterprise system has been impaired due to diminished capital and credit opportunities as compared to others in the same business area who are not socially disadvantaged.
Page 155 - woman-owned business" concern means a business that is at least 51 percent owned by a woman or women who also control and operate it. "Control" in this context means exercising the power to make policy decisions. "Operate" in this context means being actively involved in the day-to-day management.
Page 48 - ... antiquated food service equipment." Mr. Chairman, at this time I request to have these letters inserted in the record at the conclusion of my prepared statement. Mr. Chairman, thank you again for the opportunity to appear before your Committee and present our support for an adequate level of funding for non-food assistance for fiscal years 1976 and 1977.
Page 155 - Such a firm is defined as one — a. which is at least 51 percent owned by one or more such individuals or. In the case of publicly-owned business, at least 51 percent of the stock is owned by such individuals; b whose management and daily business operations are controlled by one or more such individuals; and c. which certifies concerning ownership and control in accordance with Section 3 below. 3. The...
Page 107 - PROVOST, MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Mr. Chairman, Members of the Committee, I am very pleased to have been asked to testify before your Committee in support of HR 17046, to establish an Office of Technology Assessment to assist the Congress to make judgements regarding the potential impact of technological innovations on the character and quality of our society. I believe that the development of such predictive...
Page 138 - ... (15) Any other pertinent and reasonably available data. (b) An agency offering a local buy requirement should submit it to the SBA Regional Office for the geographical area where the user is located. An agency offering a national buy requirement should submit it to the Office of Program Development, Office of Minority Small Business and Capital Ownership Development, Small Business Administration. 1441 L Street, NW., Washington, DC 20416. 19.804-3 SBA acceptance. (a) Upon receipt of the contracting...
Page 115 - ... if it is the pleasure of the committee, that we pass on it this morning. Is that right ? Chairman HAYDEN. That is right. Senator STENNIS. I will just bear that in mind. If any of you must leave, please leave proxies. Senator Saltonstall, you are next. Senator SALTONSTALL. Thank you, Mr. Chairman. Mr. Chairman, I think you have covered most of the questions that are in my mind. USE OP REPROGRAMTNG FUNDS I would like to go back to this reprograming for a minute, Mr.
Page 73 - Thank you, Mr. Chairman. Members of the committee, ladies and gentlemen, I am John E.
Page 30 - And 80 percent of new jobs came from firms four years old or younger. (David L. Birch, Choosing a Place to Grow: Business Location Decisions in the 1970's...