S. 2051 (112th): A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans.

Introduced:

Jan 31, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John “Jack” Reed

Senator from Rhode Island

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2012
Length: 2 pages

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History

Jan 31, 2012
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
18 cosponsors (17D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3826 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2012

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

Failed Senate
May 24, 2012

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