H.R.6716 - To amend the Small Business Act to include certain critical access hospitals in the paycheck protection program, and for other purposes.116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Golden, Jared F. [D-ME-2] (Introduced 05/05/2020)|
|Committees:||House - Small Business|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/05/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Small Business. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6716 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/05/2020)
This bill expands the Paycheck Protection Program, established to support small businesses in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), to encompass critical access hospitals.
A critical access hospital is a hospital that, among other things, is located in a rural area, furnishes 24-7 emergency services, and has 25 or fewer inpatient beds.