RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Bill 5650/20 prolongs the payment of emergency aid of R$600 per month as a measure to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic until April this year. The aid was introduced by Law 13.982/20 to assist people in social vulnerability during the public health emergency triggered by the disease. The bill is being processed in the Chamber of Deputies.
Paid since April 2020, with the first five installments of R$600 and the last four of R$300, the emergency aid ended on December 31st last year, along with the expiration of Decree 6 . . .