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H.R. 7327: Child Care for Economic Recovery Act

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Making additional supplemental appropriations for disaster relief requirements for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes.

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Nita Lowey

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 17th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2020
Length: 51 pages
Jun 25, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 29, 2020

This bill passed in the House on July 29, 2020 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

50% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Neal joins Clark, House Members in Urging Congress to Include Emergency Child Care Legislation in Next COVID-19 Stimulus
    — Rep. Richard Neal [D-MA1] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 5, 2020

Clark, House Members Urge Congress to Include Emergency Child Care Legislation in Next COVID-19 Stimulus
    — Rep. Katherine Clark [D-MA5] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 5, 2020

Bill Flores Discusses the Latest from Washington
    — Rep. Bill Flores [R-TX17] on Jul 31, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates H.R. 7327 will add $10 billion in new spending through 2030.


Jun 25, 2020

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Jul 15, 2020
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Jul 29, 2020
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 7327 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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