WASHINGTON - Treasury under Secretary Frank Newman said that in a further step to boost small-business lending. the government may eventually. expand the pool of loans that sound banks can make with minimal documentation.

Under current initiative, the loans that need only minimal documentation cannot exceed 20% of a bank's capital.

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