S. 2815 (110th): Strengthening Student Aid for All Act

Introduced:

Apr 3, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 3, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Edward “Ted” Kennedy

Senator from Massachusetts

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 3, 2008
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 in order to increase unsubsidized Stafford loan limits for undergraduate students, provide for a secondary market for FFEL loans, allow for the in-school deferment of PLUS loans, augment the maximum Federal Pell Grant for the lowest income students, and expand the number of students eligible to obtain loans under the lender-of-last-resort program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 3, 2008
 
Introduced

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5715 (Related)
Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act of 2008

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 7, 2008

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