State of Rhode Island GA: House appoints working groups to look at ARPA federal funding, health care policy
STATE HOUSE -- Speaker K. Joseph Shekarchi has appointed members to two working groups that will be studying the state's use of federal funding through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), as well as taking a close look at health care policy issues.
The House ARPA Task Force will be assessing the evolving federal guidelines and evaluating what other states are doing regarding potential projects to fund. The state has received $1.1 billion in ARPA funds that will be available for use over the next several years.
Courtesy of the State of Rhode Island General Assembly