Federal - HR 1635

A bill to amend the loan counseling requirements under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.

Introduced

March 20, 2017

Description

A bill to amend the loan counseling requirements under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 24

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  • Sept. 10, 2018Titus, D-Nev., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.383, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. E1227

  • Sept. 10, 2018Titus, D-Nev., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.382, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. E1227

  • Sept. 10, 2018Titus, D-Nev., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.385, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E1227

  • Sept. 10, 2018Titus, D-Nev., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.384, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E1227

  • Sept. 7, 2018Palazzo, R-Miss., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.384, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. E1225

  • Sept. 7, 2018Palazzo, R-Miss., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.385, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E1225

  • Sept. 7, 2018Palazzo, R-Miss., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.383, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E1225

  • Sept. 7, 2018Palazzo, R-Miss., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.382, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E1225

  • Sept. 6, 2018Thornberry, R-Texas, House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.385, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E1213

  • Sept. 6, 2018Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.385, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E1216

  • Sept. 6, 2018Eshoo, D-Calif., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.385, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E1216

  • Sept. 6, 2018Eshoo, D-Calif., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.384, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E1216

  • Sept. 6, 2018Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.383, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. E1216

  • Sept. 6, 2018Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.382, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E1216

  • Sept. 6, 2018Eshoo, D-Calif., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.383, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. E1216

  • Sept. 6, 2018Eshoo, D-Calif., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.382, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. E1216

  • Sept. 6, 2018 — Received in the Senate and referred to the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee. Congressional Record p. S6055

  • Sept. 5, 2018House Vote 385 Student Loan Counseling — Passage
    Passage of the bill that would require institutions of higher education to ensure that students and parents who receive federal student loans or Pell grants receive annual financial counseling. It would require that exit counseling be tailored to a borrower's loans and potential income. It would authorize $2 million for the Department of Education to develop an online student loan counseling tool for institutions of higher education to use to meet the bill's annual requirements. Passed 406-4. Congressional Record p. H7863-H7864

  • Sept. 5, 2018House Vote 384 Student Loan Counseling — Recommit
    Lamb, D-Pa., motion to recommit the bill to the House Education and the Workforce Committee with instructions to report it back immediately with an amendment that would require that the bill's study on the effectiveness of student loan counseling include information on the veteran status of borrowers. Motion rejected 187-224. Congressional Record p. H7861-H7862

  • Sept. 5, 2018 — Committee of the Whole amendment adopted by voice vote. Congressional Record p. H7861

  • Sept. 5, 2018 — Jayapal, D-Wash., amendment no. 7, that would require that the exit counseling mandated by the bill to caution students about utilizing third-party student debt relief companies, adopted by voice vote. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. H7860-H7861

  • Sept. 5, 2018 — Hartzler, R-Mo., amendment no. 6, that would state that institutions of higher education are authorized to encourage students attend in-person loan counseling sessions, adopted by voice vote. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. H7859-H7860

  • Sept. 5, 2018 — Allen, R-Ga., amendment no. 5, that would state that nothing in the bill would prohibit institutions from providing additional financial counseling, adopted by voice vote. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. H7859

  • Sept. 5, 2018 — Lewis, R-Minn., amendment no. 4, that would require that parents receiving loans on behalf of dependent students be notified that some students may qualify for other financial aid, adopted by voice vote. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. H7858-H7859

  • Sept. 5, 2018 — O'Halleran, D-Ariz., amendment no. 3, that would modify the types of payment plans about which students with loans should be counseled, adopted by voice vote. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. H7857-H7858

  • Sept. 5, 2018 — Murphy, D-Fla., amendment no. 2, that would require that the counseling mandated by the bill provide information about what happens to a student's loan or grant if the student transfers, adopted by voice vote. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. H7856-H7857

  • Sept. 5, 2018 — Stefanik, R-N.Y., amendment no. 1, that would require that the counseling mandated by the bill provide information about how students may receive additional financial assistance from an institution's financial aid office, and would specify that a borrower would receive counseling after accepting a loan in the amount requested by the borrower, adopted by voice vote. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. H7856

  • Sept. 5, 2018 — Considered by the House. Congressional Record p. H7850-H7864

  • Sept. 5, 2018House Vote 383 Student Loan Counseling and Natural Gas Exports — Rule
    Adoption of the rule (H Res 1049) that would provide for House floor consideration of the bill (HR 1635) that would modify counseling requirements for federal student loan recipients, and would provide for House floor consideration of the bill (HR 4606) that would allow certain small-scale imports and exports of natural gas to be automatically approved. Adopted 224-180. Congressional Record p. H7839

  • Sept. 5, 2018House Vote 382 Student Loan Counseling and Natural Gas Exports — Previous Question
    Cheney, R-Wyo., motion to order the previous question (thus ending debate and possibility of amendment) on the rule (H Res 1049) that would provide for House floor consideration of the bill (HR 1635) that would modify counseling requirements for federal student loan recipients, and would provide for House floor consideration of the bill (HR 4606) that would allow certain small-scale imports and exports of natural gas to be automatically approved. Motion agreed to 221-186. Congressional Record p. H7838-H7839

  • Sept. 4, 2018 — Rules Committee resolution, H Res 1049, reported to the House as a rule for HR 1635.

  • Sept. 4, 2018 — House Rules Committee granted a structured rule providing for consideration of the bill. Congressional Record p. H7809

  • Sept. 4, 2018 — Full committee proceeding held by the House Rules Committee.

  • Sept. 4, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Curbelo, (R-Fla.)Wagner, (R-Mo.)Yoder, (R-Kan.)
  • Aug. 28, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Sessions, (R-Texas)
  • July 23, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Carter, E.L. (R-Ga.)
  • Sept. 1, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Cleaver (D-Mo.)Lieu, (D-Calif.)
  • July 12, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Thompson, G. (R-Pa.)
  • June 13, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Roskam, (R-Ill.)
  • June 12, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    DeSaulnier, (D-Calif.)
  • May 16, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Bucshon, (R-Ind.)
  • May 11, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Cole, (R-Okla.)Valadao, (R-Calif.)
  • May 1, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Walberg, (R-Mich.)
  • April 26, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Meehan, (R-Pa.)Radewagen, (R-A.S.)
    Messer, (R-Ind.)Roe, (R-Tenn.)
  • March 30, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Hudson, (R-N.C.)Rokita, (R-Ind.)
  • March 27, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Allen, (R-Ga.)Clark, K. (D-Mass.)Stefanik, (R-N.Y.)
  • March 20, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 1

    Bonamici, (D-Ore.)
  • March 20, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: House Education and the Workforce.Congressional Record p. H2240

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