Minority Business Development Agency December 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Rural Business Center Program
Document Number: 2021-28331
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-12-30
Agency: Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency
On November 15, 2021, President Biden signed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, which included statutory authority within the Minority Business Development Act (the Act) for the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) to establish a Rural Business Center Program. MBDA is seeking public comment on various issues related to rural areas and rural minority business enterprises to inform the agency and provide fundamental information regarding this sector of the economy. This notice requests comments on or before January 25, 2022.