Joint All-Domain Command and Control (JADC2) https://crsreports.congress.gov required (where U.S. forces would use ground, air, naval, space, and cyber forces to challenge an adversary’s
The Electoral College: A 2020 Presidential Election Timeline https://crsreports.congress.gov Archivist), while six duplicates of the Certificate of
CRS INSIGHT Prepared for Members and Committees of Congress INSIGHTi CARES Act Eviction Moratorium April 7, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted business operations nationwide, leading to dramatic job losses
Emerging Military Technologies: Background and Issues for Congress Congressional Research Service 3 potentially, lead to violations of the law of armed conflict—if it results in the system selecting
https://crsreports.congress.gov August 21, 2020 U.S. Export Control Reforms and China: Issues for Congress Over the past two years, the U.S. government has
https://crsreports.congress.gov Updated September 24, 2020 Japanese Prime Minister Abe’s Resignation and the U.S.-Japan Alliance Introduction On August 28, 2020, after weeks of rumors in the press,
Unemployment Insurance Provisions in the CARES Act https://crsreports.congress.gov Compensated Work Sharing Arrangements (Short-Time Compensation) as an Alternative to Layoffs.
https://crsreports.congress.gov Updated February 12, 2020 The Internet of Things (IoT): An Overview The Internet of Things (IoT) is a system of interrelated
https://crsreports.congress.gov Updated August 31, 2020 Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. §2411)
Voting and Quorum Procedures in the Senate Updated March 26, 2020 Congressional Research Service https://crsreports.congress.gov 96-452
Global Economic Effects of COVID-19 Updated September 21, 2020 Congressional Research Service https://crsreports.congress.gov R46270
Addressing COVID-19 Pandemic Impacts on Civil Aviation Operations Congressional Research Service 1 Introduction The COVID-19 pandemic has had a large impact on civil aviation, particularly commercial
Navy Light Amphibious Warship (LAW) Program: Background and Issues for Congress Congressional Research Service 2 ship to shore without need for port facilities,3 amphibious ships are potentially useful for a range of combat and noncombat operations.4 On any given day, some of the Navy’s amphibious ships, like some of the Navy’s other ships, are
https://crsreports.congress.gov August 20, 2020 Russian Armed Forces: Military Doctrine and Strategy Members of Congress may have an interest in the evolution
https://crsreports.congress.gov April 9, 2020 The CARES Act: Implications for Tribes Congress’s third legislative response to the COVID-19 outbreak—the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic
Congressional Research Service 2 On the other hand, the structure and language of section 361 may subject it to a narrower construction. Following the broad statement of authority identified above, section 361 provides that “[f]or purposes of
Title IV Provisions of the CARES Act (P.L. 116-136) April 2, 2020 Congressional Research Service https://crsreports.congress.gov R46301
Congressional Research Service 4 Figure 2 shows the number of EIDL advances by number approved and total dollar amount by state as of July 15, 2020.
Congressional Research Service 2 The Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act Scope of Immunity from Liability For the PREP Act to apply, the Secretary of HHS (the Secretary) must determine that a disease or other
COVID-19: Role of the International Financial Institutions Congressional Research Service 1 Introduction The COVID-19 pandemic is a complex and devastating shock to the global economy.1 The virus has spread to around the world and combatting the pandemic has shut down large portions of the
The Coronavirus Relief Fund (CARES Act, Title V): Background and State and Local Data Congressional Research Service 2 provided $54 billion to state and local governments, most of which was targeted to certain types
https://crsreports.congress.gov April 23, 2020 COVID-19 Testing: Key Issues The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting communities throughout the United States, with the country reporting the
Unemployment Rates During the COVID-19 Pandemic: In Brief Congressional Research Service 2 April 2020.5 Following April, the rate declined rapidly (6.8 percentage points from April to September 2020) as temporarily furloughed workers returned to work.
https://crsreports.congress.gov Updated January 31, 2020 Defense Primer: The National Technology and Industrial Base What is the NTIB? The National Technology and Industrial Base (NTIB) consists of the people and organizations engaged in national
https://crsreports.congress.gov September 8, 2020 Artemis: NASA’s Program to Return Humans to the Moon Between 1969 and 1972, the Apollo program of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Congressional Research Service 2 $150 for cases where the custodial family receives cash payments under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program or where the child receives assistance
Congressional Research Service 5 Carello v. Aurora Policemen Credit Union, No. 18-2887, 930 F.3d 830 (7th Cir. July 15, 2019) Graham v.
A Brief Overview of the Congressional Budget Process Congressional Research Service 3 In some years, the budget resolution includes reconciliation instructions.
CRS Legal Sidebar Prepared for Members and Committees of Congress Legal Sidebari COVID-19: International Trade and Access to Pharmaceutical Products
Funding for Firefighters for COVID-19 Response https://crsreports.congress.gov trillion to sustain the nation during the COVID-19 pandemic. The act provides specific funding for
Navy Force Structure and Shipbuilding Plans: Background and Issues for Congress Congressional Research Service Summary In December 2016, the Navy released a force-structure goal that calls for achieving and
Congressional Research Service 3 Table 1. Entry Restrictions Expressly Invoking INA § 212(f) Issued After December 31, 1980, and Through May 4, 2020
Renewed Great Power Competition: Implications for Defense—Issues for Congress Congressional Research Service Summary The post-Cold War era of international relations—which began in the early 1990s and is
The Electoral College: How It Works in Contemporary Presidential Elections Congressional Research Service Summary When Americans vote for a President and Vice President, they are actually choosing presidential
Congressional Research Service 2 systems, and the consequences or impacts of a successful attack against them. Risks can be managed against systems, networks, and data.
Overview of Federal Housing Assistance Programs and Policy Congressional Research Service 2 repaid or the mortgage had to be renegotiated. Another feature of the mortgage market at that
Russia’s Nuclear Weapons: Doctrine, Forces, and Modernization Congressional Research Service 1 Introduction Relations between the United States and Russia have shifted over time—sometimes reassuring
https://crsreports.congress.gov May 28, 2020 Spectrum Interference Issues: Ligado, the L-Band, and GPS On April 20, 2020, the Federal Communications
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