H.R. 4834 (111th): Student Debt Reduction Act


Mar 11, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 11, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Schauer

Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 11, 2010
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend section 493C of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to limit student loan payments to 10 percent of discretionary income, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/11/2010--Introduced.Student Debt Reduction Act - Amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to cap annual, income-based, student loan repayments under the Federal Family Education Loan and Direct Loan programs at ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 11, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4834”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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