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S. 2959: Supplemental Impact Aid Flexibility Act


A bill to provide that, due to disruptions caused by COVID-19, applications for impact aid funding for fiscal year 2023 may use certain data submitted in the fiscal year 2022 application.

Sponsor and status

John Thune

Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Dakota. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 20, 2022
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Oct 7, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 21, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 21, 2022.

Law
Pub.L. 117-83
Cosponsors

3 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 1 Democrat)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Washington Review: January 21, 2022
    — Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8] on Jan 21, 2022

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - January 21, 2022
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP] on Jan 24, 2022

Rep. Leger Fernndez Applauds Congress Passage of the Bipartisan Supplemental Impact Aid Flexibility Act
    — Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez [D-NM3] on Jan 20, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 2959 will be negligible.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 6126: Supplemental Impact Aid Flexibility Act

Introduced on Dec 2, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Oct 7, 2021
 
Introduced

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Dec 13, 2021
 
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.

Jan 14, 2022
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Jan 18, 2022
 
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.

Jan 21, 2022
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2959 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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