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How Regulations Stifle Small Business Growth

The Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access will hold a hearing titled, “How Regulations Stifle Small Business Growth” The hearing is scheduled to begin at 9:00 A.M. (CDT) on Monday, July 22, 2019 at Oklahoma State University – Tulsa, North Hall Conference Center, Room 150, 700 N. Greenwood Ave. Tulsa, OK, 74106.

Despite a growing economy, America’s small businesses continue to face challenges complying with federal regulations. Regulatory burdens constrain small business job creation and business expansion. This hearing aims to highlight how federal rules and regulations are impacting Oklahoma’s small businesses.

Hearing Notice 

Hearing Memo 

Witness List 


Mr. Chad Selman
Selman Farms, LLC
Skiatook, OK

Mr. Chris Jordan
President and Chief Executive Officer
The Farmers State Bank
Stigler, OK
Mr. Howard L. (Bud) Ground
Director of Regulatory Affairs 
The Petroleum Alliance of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK 

Ms. Elizabeth Osburn
Senior Vice President of Government Affairs
Tulsa Regional Chamber
Tulsa OK

*Witness testimony will be posted within 24 hours after the hearing’s occurrence

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