H.R. 4628 (112th): Interest Rate Reduction Act

Introduced:

Apr 25, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Judy Biggert
Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 8, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To extend student loan interest rates for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2366 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2012

S. 2343 (Related)
Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act of 2012

Failed Senate
May 24, 2012

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4628” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Apr 25, 2012
Passed House
Apr 27, 2012
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Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Health

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

Votes
Apr 27, 2012 12:45 p.m.
Passed 215/195

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