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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1988

PUBLIC LAW 100-533—OCT. 25, 1988

102 STAT. 2697

TITLE V—STATISTICAL DATA AND EFFECT ON OTHER PROGRAMS SEC. 501. CENSUS DATA. (a) BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS.—The Bureau of Labor Statistics

13 USC 131 note.

of the Department of Labor shall include in any census report it may prepare on women owned business data on— (1) sole proprietorships; (2) partnerships; and (3) corporations. (b) BUREAU OF THE CENSUS.—The Bureau of the Census of the

Department of Commerce shall include in its Business Census for 1992 and each such succeeding census data on the number of corporations which are 51 per centum or more owned by women. (c) COMBINED STUDY.—Not later than one hundred and eighty days Reports, after the effective date of this section, the Office of the Chief Counsel for Advocacy of the Small Business Administration (hereinafter referred to in this subsection as the "Office") shall conduct a study and prepare a report recommending the most cost effective and accurate means to gather and present the data required to be collected pursuant to subsections (a) and (b). The Department of Commerce and the Department of Labor shall provide the Office such assistance and cooperation as may be necessary and appropriate to achieve the purposes of this subsection. SEC. 502. PROCUREMENT DATA.

41 USC 4717a.

(a) REPORTING.—Each Federal agency shall report to the Office of Federal Procurement Policy the number of small businesses owned and controlled by women and the number of small business concerns owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged businesses, by gender, that are first time recipients of contracts from such agency. The Office of Federal Procurement Policy shall take such actions as may be appropriate to ascertain for each fiscal year the number of such small businesses that have newly entered the Federal market. (b) DEFINITIONS.—For purposes of this section the terms "small business concern owned and controlled by women" and "small business concerns owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals" shall be given the same meaning as those terms are given under section 8(d) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 637(d)) and section 204 of this Act. SEC. 503. STATE OF SMALL BUSINESS REPORT.

Section 303 of Public Law 96-302 (15 U.S.C. 631(b)) is amended by 15 USC 63lb. adding the following new subsection: "(e) The information and data required to be reported pursuant to subsection (a) shall separately detail those portions of such information and data that are relevant to— "(1) small business concerns owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals, by gender, as defined pursuant to section 8(d) of the Small Business Act; and "(2) small business concerns owned and controlled by women.".