To amend the Federal Direct Loan Program under the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for student loan affordability, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 9, 2013
Length: 11 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 9, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 9, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.R. 1946 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1946. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2020). H.R. 1946 — 113th Congress: Responsible Student Loan Solutions Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1946
“H.R. 1946 — 113th Congress: Responsible Student Loan Solutions Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. September 22, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1946>
Responsible Student Loan Solutions Act, H.R. 1946, 113th Cong. (2013).
|title=H.R. 1946 (113th)
|accessdate=September 22, 2020
|author=113th Congress (2013)
|date=May 9, 2013
|quote=Responsible Student Loan Solutions Act
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.