Federal - S 1002

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 in order to increase usage of the Federal student loan income-based repayment plan and improve repayment options for borrowers, and for other purposes.

Introduced

April 3, 2019

Description

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 in order to increase usage of the Federal student loan income-based repayment plan and improve repayment options for borrowers, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 10

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  • June 10, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Harris, K. (D-Calif.)
  • April 3, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 9

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)Cortez Masto, (D-Nev.)Stabenow, (D-Mich.)
    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
    Cardin, (D-Md.)Schatz, (D-Hawaii)Wyden, (D-Ore.)
  • April 3, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.Congressional Record p. S2239