This chart shows the expected distribution of $254.1 million of federal funding available to Vermont state government through the four COVID-19 relief acts1 and an estimate of assistance expected from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The chart excludes $1.25 billion received by the State from the CARES Act,2 which will be shown separately.
Sources: Vermont Department of Finance and Management. “COVID-19 Federal Funding Tracker” as of June 3, 2020. (most current version can be found at https://finance.vermont.gov/covid-19-guidance) Vermont Public Assistance Recovery Team for estimate of FEMA assistance.
1 Federal COVID-19 relief acts:
Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act
Families First Coronavirus Response Act
Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act
Payroll Protection and Health Care Enhancement Act
2 The CARES Act is the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.