About the bill
- Full Title
To provide interest-free deferment on unsubsidized student loans during periods of unemployment, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
6/5/2012--Introduced.Graduate Success Act - Amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of Education to pay the interest that accrues on unsubsidized ...
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Jun 5, 2012
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5895”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
39 cosponsors (39D)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5895 — 112th Congress: Graduate Success Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5895
“H.R. 5895 — 112th Congress: Graduate Success Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5895>
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