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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Introduced

Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act of 2020

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Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to provide for the establishment of a COVID-19 Compensation Fund, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
05/18/2020Introduced in Senate

All Actions (1)

Date All Actions
05/18/2020Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (6)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA]* 05/18/2020
Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]* 05/18/2020
Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY]* 05/18/2020
Sen. Kaine, Tim [D-VA]* 05/18/2020
Sen. Harris, Kamala D. [D-CA] 05/20/2020
Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] 06/03/2020

Committees (1)

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Senate Judiciary05/18/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (05/18/2020)

Pandemic Heroes Compensation Act of 2020

This bill allows essential workers and their family members to file claims and receive compensation for harm or death suffered as a result of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019).

A Special Master appointed by the Department of Justice must review claims submitted and determine if a claimant is eligible for compensation, the extent of the harm to the claimant, and the amount of compensation to be awarded.