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The Small Business Jobs Act Small Business Size Regulations Impact of Tight Money and/or Recessions on Small Business Financing Patterns of Small Firms: Findings from the 1998 Survey of Small Business Finance Small Firms and Technology: Acquisitions, Inventor Movement, and Technology Transfer Sec.121.512: What is the size standard for stockpile purchases? What Size Standards are Applicable to Procurement Assistance Programs? Sec.121.904: When does SBA determine the size status of a business concern? Small Business Size Standards for Sectors 48-49 - Transportation Sec.121.702: What size standards are applicable to the SBIR program? Sec.121.1009: What are the procedures for making the size determination? Small Business Size Standards for Sector 71 - Arts, Entertainment and Recreation Sec.121.404: When does SBA determine the size status of a business concern? Sec.121.604: Are MED Participants considered small for purposes of other SBA assistance? Small Business Size Standards for Utilities Sec.121.1202: When will a waiver of the Nonmanufacturer Rule be granted for a class of products? What are the Penalties for Misrepresentation of Size Status? Sec.121.601: What is a small business for purposes of admission to SBA's Minority Enterprise Development (MED) program? Sec.121.1008: What happens after SBA receives a size protest or a request for a formal size determination? Sec.121.406: How does a small business concern qualify to provide manufactured products under small business set-aside or MED procurements? Sec.121.504: When does SBA determine the size status of a business concern? Sec.121.602: At what point in time must a MED applicant be small? Small Business Size Standards for Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Sec.121.603: How does SBA determine whether a Participant is small for a particular MED subcontract? Sec.121.409: What size standard applies in an unrestricted procurement for Certificate of Competency purposes? Small Business Size Standards for Administrative and Support, Waste Management and Remediation Services Sec.121.511: What is the size standard for buying Government-owned petroleum? Sec.121.1003: Where should a size protest be filed? What Size Eligibility Requirements Exist for Obtaining Business Loans Relating to Particular Procurements? Sec.121.1102: Are NAICS code designations subject to appeal? How does the Small Business Adminstration Define "Business Concern or Concern"? Small Business Size Standards for Manufacturing Small Business Size Standards for Professional, Scientific and Technical Services Sec.121.413: What size must a concern be to be eligible for the Very Small Business program? Small Business Size Standards for Sectors 44-45 - Retail Trade Small Business Size Standards for Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting How Does the Small Business Administration Define Afffiliation? Sec.121.1203: When will a waiver of the Nonmanufacturer Rule be granted for an individual contract? Sec.121.506: What definitions are important for sales or leases of Government-owned timber? Sec.121.407: What are the size procedures for multiple item procurements? Small Business Size Standards for Sector 72 - Accommodation and Food Services Sec.121.502: What size standards are applicable to programs for sales or leases of Government property? Sec.121.412: What are the size procedures for partial small business set-asides? Sec.121.405: May a business concern self-certify its small business size status? Sec.121.408: What are the size procedures for SBA's Certificate of Competency Program? What Size Standards are Applicable to Financial Assistance Programs? Sec.121.411: What are the size procedures for SBA's Section 8(d) Subcontracting Program? Sec.121.508: What are the size standards and other requirements for the purchase of Government-owned Special Salvage Timber? Small Business Size Standards for Information Sec.121.1205: How is a list of previously granted class waivers obtained? Small Business Size Standards for Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Small Business Size Standards for Sector 42 - Wholesale Trade Sec.121.701: What SBIR programs are subject to size determinations? Sec.121.902: What size standards are applicable to programs of other agencies? How Does the Small Business Administration Establish Size Standards? Small Business Size Standards for Sector 81 - Other Services Sec.121.703: Are formal size determinations binding on parties? Small Business Size Standards for Construction Sec.121.505: What is the effect of a self-certification? Sec.121.803: Are formal size determinations binding on parties? When Does the SBA Determine the Size Status of an Applicant? What are the Size Requirements for Refinancing an Existing SBA Loan? Sec.121.1007: Must a protest of size status relate to a particular procurement and be specific? Small Business Size Standards Management of Companies and Enterprises Sec.121.101: What are SBA size standards? How does the Small Business Administration Calculate Number of Employees? Sec.121.410: What are the size standards for SBA's Section 8(d) Subcontracting Program? What Procurement Programs are Subject to Size Determinations? Sec.121.802: What size standards are applicable to reduced patent fees programs? What Size Standards has the Small Business Administration Identified by North American Industry Classification System codes? Sec.121.1002: Who makes a formal size determination? Sec.121.1010: How does a concern become recertified as a small business? Sec.121.1001: Who may initiate a size protest or request a formal size determination? Small Business Size Standards for Sector 62 - Health Care and Social Assistance What Size Procedures are Used by the SBA Before It Makes a Formal Size Determination? Sec.121.503: Are SBA size determinations binding on parties? Sec.121.705: Must a business concern self-certify its size status? Sec.121.704: When does SBA determine the size status of a business concern? Sec.121.901: Can other Government agencies obtain SBA size determinations? Sec.121.1005: How must a protest be filed with the contracting officer? Sec.121.1204: What are the procedures for requesting and granting waivers? What are the Small Business Administration Size Standards? Sec.121.509: What is the size standard for leasing of Government land for coal mining? Sec.121.801: May patent fees be reduced if a concern is small? Sec.121.510: What is the size standard for leasing of Government land for uranium mining? How does the Small Business Administration Determine a Business Concern's "Primary Industry"? Small Business Size Standards for Sector 92 - Public Administration Sec.121.1201: What is the Nonmanufacturer Rule? Sec.121.507: What are the size standards and other requirements for the purchase of Government-owned timber (other than Special Salvage Timber)? Sec.121.1101: Are formal size determinations subject to appeal? Sec.121.501: What programs for sales or leases of Government property are subject to size determinations? Sec.121.804: When does SBA determine the size status of a business concern? Sec.121.1006: When will a size protest be referred to an SBA Government Contracting Area Office? Small Business Size Standards for Sector 61 - Educational Services Sec.121.403: Are SBA size determinations and NAICS code designations binding on parties? How does the Small Business Administration Calculate Annual Receipts? Sec.121.903: How may an agency use size standards for its programs that are different than those established by SBA? Sec.121.1004: What time limits apply to size protests? Sec.121.1103: What are the procedures for appealing an NAICS code designation? Small Business Size Standards for Finance and Insurance Small Business Act Sec.121.805: May a business concern self-certify its size status? Advancing Rural America NAICS Search Other Advocacy Initiatives that Impact Affecting Rural Areas Office of Economic Research: Publications Future Efforts to Work that Could Impact Improve Small Businesses in Rural Areas What Defines a Small Business? 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