Mar 20, 2020
On March 14, 2020, the United States House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, H.R. 6201, in an effort to provide emergency relief to workers affected by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (also referred to as COVID-19). On March 18, 2020, the Senate passed the House bill and President Trump signed it into law. The new law is expected to go into effect on April 2, 2020 (15 days after becoming law).
Mar 18, 2020
On March 5, 2020, the President signed the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2020, which provides $8.3 billion in emergency funding for federal agencies to help combat the spread of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (also referred to as COVID-19).