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H.R. 7631: Coronavirus Relief Fund Local Government Flexibility Act

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To amend title VI of the Social Security Act to extend the permissible use of funds timeframe under the Coronavirus Relief Fund.

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Brian Fitzpatrick

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 16, 2020
Length: 2 pages
Jul 16, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Jul 16, 2020

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 16, 2020. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

39% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Thompson, Fitzpatrick request deadline extension for spending Coronavirus Relief Funds
    — Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA1] (Sponsor) on Aug 13, 2020

Thompson, Fitzpatrick request deadline extension for spending Coronavirus Relief Funds
    — Rep. Glenn Thompson [R-PA15] on Aug 13, 2020

Fitzpatrick proposes bill to extend timeframe for federal reimbursements to local governments
    — Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA1] (Sponsor) on Jul 23, 2020

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Jul 16, 2020

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