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1/31/2012--Introduced.Amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to make the 3.4% interest rate on Direct Stafford loans first disbursed to undergraduate students between July 1, ...
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Jan 31, 2012
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2051”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
18 cosponsors (17D, 1I)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2012
Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act of 2012
May 24, 2012
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