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H.R. 4582 (113th): Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act

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To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for the refinancing of certain Federal student loans, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

John Tierney

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 6, 2014
Length: 22 pages
May 6, 2014
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 6, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


142 Cosponsors (142 Democrats)

See Instead

S. 2432 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Jun 11, 2014


Position statements

What legislators are saying

rep. sheila Jackson Lee announces 318,476 borrowers in texas will benefit from presidents executive action to make student debt more manageable
    — Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 10, 2014

Rep. Roybal-Allard Cosponsors Student Loan Refinancing Bill
    — Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA40] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 10, 2014

Foster Discusses Efforts To Reduce Student Loan Debt
    — Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL11] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 13, 2014

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May 6, 2014

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 4582 (113th) 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 H.R. 4582. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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