6 U.S. Code § 796 - Registry of disaster response contractors
In this section—
(2) the terms “small business concern”, “small business concern owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals”, “small business concern owned and controlled by women”, and “small business concern owned and controlled by service-disabled veterans” have the meanings given those terms under the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 631 et seq.).
(1) In general
The Administrator shall establish and maintain a registry of contractors who are willing to perform debris removal, distribution of supplies, reconstruction, and other disaster or emergency relief activities.
The registry shall include, for each business concern—
(F) whether the business concern is—
(ii) a small business concern owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals;
(3) Source of information
Information maintained in the registry shall be submitted on a voluntary basis and be kept current by the submitting business concerns.
Each business concern submitting information to the registry shall submit—
(4) Availability of registry
The registry shall be made generally available on the Internet site of the Agency.
Source(Pub. L. 109–295, title VI, § 697,Oct. 4, 2006, 120 Stat. 1461.)
References in Text
The Small Business Act, referred to in subsec. (a)(2), is Pub. L. 85–536, § 2(1 et seq.), July 18, 1958, 72 Stat. 384, which is classified generally to chapter 14A (§ 631 et seq.) of Title 15, Commerce and Trade. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 631 of Title 15 and Tables.