A bill to amend the Higher Education Opportunity Act to add disclosure requirements to the institution financial aid offer form and to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to make such form mandatory.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Minnesota. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 24, 2012
Length: 14 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
12 Cosponsors (10 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“With Student Debt at All-Time High and True Costs Lost in Fine Print, Gillibrand Announces Plan to Bring Transparency to Student Loan Forms”
— Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand [D-NY] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 24, 2012
May 24, 2012
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Jun 13, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1156 (113th).
S. 3244 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3244. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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