H.R.7073 - Special Districts Provide Essential Services Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] (Introduced 06/01/2020)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Reform; Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/01/2020 Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.7073 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/01/2020)
Special Districts Provide Essential Services Act
This bill makes special districts eligible for payments from the Coronavirus Relief Fund if more than $150 billion is appropriated to the fund. The bill also directs the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to include special districts as eligible issuers in the Municipal Liquidity Facility program.
A special district is a political subdivision, formed pursuant to general law or special act of a state, for the purpose of performing one or more governmental or proprietary functions. Services that such districts provide include first responders, firefighting, public health, or transit.