March 27, 2020

On Friday, March 27, 2020 the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law. The result, Public Law 116-136, provides an estimated $2 trillion in government support to address the coronavirus public health crisis and its associated economic fallout. The law follows a previous $8.3 billion Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

REI Systems has developed a brief four-page summary of the 335 page law, beginning with the one page legislative overview, and continuing with three pages that highlight portions that are of particular interest to the grant management community. You may view the summary by clicking the button below.

Read a Full Summary of the CARES Act Here