Summary: H.R.6271 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.6271. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

Shown Here:
Introduced in House (03/13/2020)

Unemployment Assistance for Individuals Impacted by Quarantine Order for a National or State Public Health Emergency Act of 2020

This bill authorizes the President to treat a national or state public health emergency, including a virus threat or other health pandemic, as a major disaster for purposes of providing disaster unemployment assistance.

The President may provide additional unemployment assistance to an individual who is under a quarantine order and meets certain requirements.