§ 42-64.25-3. Establishment of small business capital access fund.
The small business capital access fund program is hereby created within the Rhode Island commerce corporation. The commerce corporation is authorized, within available appropriations, to provide direct assistance and/or partner with lending organizations to provide funding for loans to small businesses located in Rhode Island. As used in this chapter, a "small business" means a business that is resident in Rhode Island and employs two hundred (200) or fewer persons. The commerce corporation is authorized, from time to time, to establish rules and regulations for the administration of the program.
(P.L. 2015, ch. 141, art. 19, § 8.)