IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
January 31, 2012
Mr. Reed (for himself, Mr. Whitehouse, Mr. Franken, Mr. Leahy, Mr. Sanders, and Ms. Stabenow) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans.
Interest rate extension
Section 455(b)(7)(D) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 1087e(b)(7)(D)) is amended—
in the matter
preceding clause (i), by striking
and before July 1, 2012,;
in clause (v), by
and before July 1, 2012,.