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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.
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Apr 3, 2008
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2815”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
5 cosponsors (4D, 1I)
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Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act of 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President
May 7, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2815 — 110th Congress: Strengthening Student Aid for All Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2815
“S. 2815 — 110th Congress: Strengthening Student Aid for All Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2815>
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