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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Funding in the CARES Act (P.L. 116-136) [April 13, 2020]   [open pdf - 700KB]

From the Document: "Enacted March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act (P.L. 116- 136) provides supplemental appropriations for the Department of the Interior, Environment and Related Agencies, which includes the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Title VII in Division B provides a total of $7.23 million within four of EPA's 10 appropriations accounts to 'prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus, domestically or internationally.' The appropriation supplements EPA's total FY2020 enacted appropriations of $9.36 billion included in the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020 (P.L. 116-94, Division D, Title II) enacted December 19, 2019, and $304.0 million supplemental appropriations included in Title IX of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act (P.L. 116-113), enacted January 29, 2020."

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CRS Insight, IN11331
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2020-04-13
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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