skip to main content

S. 4116: A bill to extend the authority for commitments for the paycheck protection program and separate amounts authorized for other loans under section 7(a) of the Small Business Act, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Benjamin Cardin

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Jul 2, 2020
Length: 1 page
Jun 30, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 4, 2020

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 4, 2020.

Pub.L. 116-147

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Ranking Member Chabot Statement on PPP Extension
    — Rep. Steve Chabot [R-OH1] on Jul 1, 2020

With $130 Billion in Untapped Small Businesses Assistance Funds Remaining, Congress Extends PPP Application Deadline
    — Sen. John “Jack” Reed [D-RI] on Jul 2, 2020

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Urges Governor Ige to Continue 14-Day Travel Quarantine As COVID-19 Infections Surge Across the Country
    — Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI2] on Jul 9, 2020

More statements at ProPublica Represent...


Jun 30, 2020

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

Jun 30, 2020
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 1, 2020
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 4, 2020
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 4116 is 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. 4116. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“S. 4116 — 116th Congress: A bill to extend the authority for commitments for the paycheck protection program and separate ...” 2020. July 10, 2020 <>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from, the official portal of the United States Congress. is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.