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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, Congress and the administration are taking a number of steps to respond.
|Bill # (linked)||Name of the Bill||Status|
|H.R. 6074||Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2020||Signed into Law|
|H.R. 6201||Families First Coronavirus Response Act||Signed into Law|
|H.R. 748||CARES Act||Signed into Law|
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FCC Waiver – April 3, 2020
FCC Waiver - April 3, 2020 From RID Government Affairs: On April 3, 2020, in
CDC ASL Series on Coronavirus
CDC ASL Series on Coronavirus https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IN_GVlbyC4Y&list=PLvrp9iOILTQatwnqm61jqFrsfUB4RKh6J There is a whole series, you can find the
Shout-out/Handwave to Live Access ASL Facebook Group
Shout-out/Handwave to Live Access ASL Facebook Group Transcript: Hello, we want to give
Updates from RID Director of Government Affairs, Neal Tucker
CARES Act and Unemployment Last week on Friday, March 27th, 2020, President
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