To establish a loan program for businesses affected by COVID-19, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Maine's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 2, 2020
Length: 43 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on July 2, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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179 Cosponsors (139 Democrats, 40 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Golden, Kelly Lead 22 Members to Urge Inclusion of RESTART Act in COVID-19 Relief Package”
— Rep. Jared Golden [D-ME2] (Sponsor) on Aug 4, 2020
“Congressman Cohen Asks Congressional Leaders to Include Support for Restaurants and Entertainment Venues in Next Coronavirus Relief Bill”
— Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN9] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 25, 2020
“District Connection - 7/13/20”
— Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA7, 2011-2020] on Jul 13, 2020
Jul 2, 2020
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H.R. 7481 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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