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H.R. 5735: State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial Fiscal Recovery, Infrastructure, and Disaster Relief Flexibility Act

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To amend title VI of the Social Security Act to allow States and local governments to use coronavirus relief funds provided under the American Rescue Plan Act for infrastructure projects, improve the Local Assistance and Tribal Consistency Fund, provide Tribal governments with more time to use Coronavirus Relief Fund payments, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Dusty Johnson

Sponsor. Representative for South Dakota At Large. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 26, 2021
Length: 30 pages
Introduced
Oct 26, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on Oct 26, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on October 26, 2021. 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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Cosponsors

155 Cosponsors (86 Republicans, 69 Democrats)

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Johnson, Bourdeaux COVID Infrastructure Bill Gains Support from Industry Leaders and Lawmakers
    — Rep. Dusty Johnson [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Oct 28, 2021

Palazzo Supports States Using Unspent COVID Funds For Critical Infrastructure
    — Rep. Steven Palazzo [R-MS4] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 2, 2021

Congressman Mo Brooks Cosponsors Bill Clarifying that States Can Spend Recovery Funds on \"Real\" Infrastructure Projects Rather than Socialist Democrats' \"Fake Shovel-Ready\" Climate Change Agenda
    — Rep. Mo Brooks [R-AL5] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 18, 2022

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History

Oct 26, 2021
 
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