Economic Recovery Overview
Last Updated November 3, 2009
NCSL has been tracking the federal economic recovery plan since it was first introduced in Congress and then signed in February by the president. This document contains links to numerous documents. Some were developed by NCSL to help in understanding the legislation and others are outside resources you may find helpful.
Status: The President signed H.R. 1 on February 17. The House and Senate both approved the conference report on February 13, with votes of 246Y/183N and 60Y/38N, respectively.
Transparency and Accountability
Guidance from OMB for Federal Agencies
This table lists links to both NCSL resources and outside websites that provide detailed information of how H.R.1 will affect specific areas of state government.
Human Services/ Nutritional Assistance
Labor, Workforce and Economic Development
Law and Justice
Medicaid and other Health Provisions