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S. 3923 (116th): Emergency Family Stabilization Act

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A bill to provide emergency relief to youth, children, and families experiencing homelessness, in light of the health and economic consequences of COVID-19.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Lisa Murkowski

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Alaska. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 9, 2020
Length: 20 pages
Jun 9, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 9, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Murkowski Discusses Concern for and Seeks Solutions to Support Students During and After Pandemic
    — Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] (Sponsor) on Jun 12, 2020

Manchin Bill To Help Families, Children, And Youth Experiencing Homelessness Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
    — Sen. Joe Manchin [D-WV] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 10, 2020

Reps. Yarmuth, Bacon, Davis, Young Lead Bipartisan Effort to Help Children, Youth, and Families Experiencing Homelessness During Coronavirus Pandemic
    — Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY3] on Aug 7, 2020

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Jun 9, 2020

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 3923 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3923. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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