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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Title(s) as Introduced

PREP Act of 2020
Pandemic Response and Emergency Preparedness Act of 2020

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To provide that the President may provide additional Federal assistance for an emergency related to a public health emergency, including a pandemic or virus threat, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/11/2020Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
03/12/2020Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
03/11/2020Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/11/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (4)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Herrera Beutler, Jaime [R-WA-3]* 03/11/2020
Rep. Titus, Dina [D-NV-1]* 03/11/2020
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-1] 03/12/2020
Del. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 06/18/2020

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Transportation and Infrastructure03/11/2020 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management03/12/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/11/2020)

Pandemic Response and Emergency Preparedness Act of 2020 or the PREP Act of 2020

This bill authorizes the President to provide additional federal assistance following a major disaster emergency declaration related to a public health emergency, including a pandemic or virus threat, that occurs between the date of this bill's enactment and September 30, 2021.

Such additional assistance includes

  • unemployment assistance and lost wages,
  • food assistance for low-income people from Department of Agriculture surplus commodities,
  • legal services,
  • crisis counseling assistance and training, and
  • case management services.