H.R.6373 - To increase the amount available under the Defense Production Act of 1950 to respond to the coronavirus epidemic, and for other purposes.116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Vargas, Juan [D-CA-51] (Introduced 03/23/2020)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/23/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6373 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/23/2020)
This bill authorizes additional funds for FY2020 and FY2021 for expenditures under the Defense Production Act of 1950 for medical ventilators, personal protection equipment, and other medical supplies to respond to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019).
The Department of Commerce must report every three months on such expenditures.