H.R. 3221 (111th): Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2009


Jul 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 17, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


George Miller

Representative for California's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2009
Length: 238 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.

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Jul 15, 2009

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Jul 21, 2009
Reported by Committee

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Sep 17, 2009
Passed House

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41 cosponsors (41D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Sep 17, 2009 12:50 p.m.
Failed 161/262
Sep 17, 2009 12:57 p.m.
Failed 167/251
Sep 17, 2009 1:04 p.m.
Failed 126/301
Sep 17, 2009 1:11 p.m.
Agreed to 428/2
Sep 17, 2009 1:17 p.m.
Agreed to 428/0
Sep 17, 2009 1:23 p.m.
Agreed to 425/5
Sep 17, 2009 1:29 p.m.
Agreed to 425/0
Sep 17, 2009 1:37 p.m.
Failed 165/265
Sep 17, 2009 2:16 p.m.
Passed 253/171

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H.Res. 746 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 16, 2009

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