The American Rescue Plan Act

The American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act of 2021, a $1.9 trillion economic relief package, was signed by President Joe Biden on March 11. Learn more about the breakdown of funding available in the ARP and opportunities for states to leverage these funds for state economic and civic recovery. Browse resources by policy area below.

The State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund

Learn about the $350 billion in direct funding to states, territories, tribes, counties and municipalities

Workforce Development

Learn about ARP funds allocated for employers, workers, and industries

Education

Learn about ARP funds allocated for K-12 education and higher education

Health & Human Services

Learn about ARP funds allocated for nutrition, housing, mental health, and other health & human services

Infrastructure & Technology

Learn about ARP funds allocated for information technology and infrastructure

Criminal Justice

Learn more about opportunities to advance criminal justice priorities using ARP funds