COVID-19: Summary of Direct Payments in the American Workers, Families, and Employers Assistance Act (S. 4318) [Updated July 28, 2020] [open pdf - 769KB]
From the Document: "The American Workers, Families, and Employers Assistance Act (S. 4318) introduced on July 27, includes a second round of direct payments to help alleviate the economic effects associated with the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. The bill also includes modifications to the first round of direct payments enacted in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act (P.L. 116-136). This Insight provides a brief overview of the second round of payments proposed in S. 4318, as well as a comparison to the enacted CARES Act payments and those proposed in the Heroes [Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions] Act (H.R. 6800)."
CRS Insight, IN11473
Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/