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S. 3740: COVID-19 Recovery for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020

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A bill to assist older Americans and people with disabilities affected by COVID-19.

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Sponsor and status

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 14, 2020
Length: 46 pages
Introduced
May 14, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Introduced on May 14, 2020

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 14, 2020. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Reed Calls on Congress to Boost COVID-19 Assistance to Help Seniors Survive Pandemic
    — Sen. John “Jack” Reed [D-RI] (Co-sponsor) on May 26, 2020

Schakowsky Introduces Legislation To Help Seniors And People With Disabilities Access Critical Benefits Amid COVID-19
    — Rep. Janice “Jan” Schakowsky [D-IL9] on May 22, 2020

HOUSE DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS TASK FORCE ON AGING & FAMILIES INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO HELP SENIORS AND PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES ACCESS CRITICAL BENEFITS AMID COVID-19
    — Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI12] on May 21, 2020

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History

May 14, 2020
 
Introduced

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S. 3740 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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