Federal - HR 2526

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to reinstate the authority of the Secretary of Education to make Federal Direct Stafford Loans to graduate and professional students.

Introduced

May 18, 2017

Description

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to reinstate the authority of the Secretary of Education to make Federal Direct Stafford Loans to graduate and professional students.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 34

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  • July 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Norcross, (D-N.J.)
  • July 18, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Soto, (D-Fla.)
  • June 21, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Moore, (D-Wis.)
  • June 20, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Hastings, (D-Fla.)Lawson, (D-Fla.)
  • June 8, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Gutierrez, (D-Ill.)
  • June 7, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Schakowsky, (D-Ill.)
  • May 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Clay, (D-Mo.)
  • May 24, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    DeSaulnier, (D-Calif.)Khanna, (D-Calif.)Titus, (D-Nev.)
    Heck, (D-Wash.)Swalwell, (D-Calif.)
  • May 18, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 21

    Beyer (D-Va.)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Payne (D-N.J.)
    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Lawrence, (D-Mich.)Peters, S. (D-Calif.)
    DelBene, (D-Wash.)Lee, B. (D-Calif.)Pocan, (D-Wis.)
    Garamendi, (D-Calif.)Lofgren, (D-Calif.)Sanchez, (D-Calif.)
    Grijalva, (D-Ariz.)Lowenthal, (D-Calif.)Takano, (D-Calif.)
    Jackson Lee, (D-Texas)Napolitano, (D-Calif.)Vargas, (D-Calif.)
    Kelly, R. (D-Ill.)Norton, (D-D.C.)Yarmuth, (D-Ky.)
  • May 18, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: House Education and the Workforce.Congressional Record p. H4356

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