Governor Signs Supplemental Budget with $100 Million for Emergency Rental Assistance
April 1, 2022
Director of Public Policy
On April 1, Governor Baker signed a supplemental state budget for FY2022 that $100 million in additional funding for emergency rental assistance through the RAFT program. The budget also extends renter protections through March 31, 2023, that pauses eviction cases for tenants who have a pending application for emergency rental assistance.