To extend student loan interest rates for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 8, 2012
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 27, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
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H.R. 4628 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4628. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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