Summary: H.R.6838 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/12/2020)

Emergency Funding for Child Protection Act

This bill funds additional grants to states for child abuse or neglect prevention and treatment programs in response to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic. Specifically, states may use such grants to expand services, provide support to community-based organizations, and purchase emergency supplies, among other uses. The bill does not require states to match funding under these grants.