To amend the Small Business Act with respect to procurement center representatives and acquisition planning, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.
(a) Short Title.--This Act may be cited as the ``Small Business Opportunity Act of 2012''. (b) Table of Contents.--
Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents. TITLE I--PROCUREMENT CENTER REPRESENTATIVES
Sec. 101. Procurement center representatives. Sec. 102. Small Business Act contracting requirements training. TITLE II--ACQUISITION PLANNING
Sec. 201. Acquisition planning.
TITLE I--PROCUREMENT CENTER REPRESENTATIVES
SEC. 101. PROCUREMENT CENTER REPRESENTATIVES.
(a) In General.--Section 15(l) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 644(l)) is amended by striking the subsection enumerator and inserting the following: ``(l) Procurement Center Representatives.--''. (b) Assignment and Role.--Paragraph (1) of section 15(l) of such Act (15 U.S.C. 644(l)) is amended to read as follows: ``(1) Assignment and role.--The Administrator shall assign to each major procurement center a procurement center representative with such assistance as may be appropriate.''. (c) Activities.--Section 15(l)(2) of such Act (15 U.S.C. 644(l)(2)) is amended-- (1) in the matter preceding subparagraph (A) by striking ``(2) In addition to carrying out the responsibilities assigned by the Administration, a breakout'' and inserting the following: ``(2) Activities.--A''; (2) by striking subparagraph (A) and inserting the following: ``(A) attend any provisioning conference or similar evaluation session during which a determination may be made with respect to the procurement method to be used to satisfy a requirement,...