New Cosponsor — Apr 9, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA8]
The bill now has 5 cosponsors (5 Democrats).
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Feb 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maine's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2013
Length: 5 pages
To authorize the Secretary of Education to enter into voluntary, flexible agreements with certain guarantee agencies to provide delinquency prevention and default aversion services for borrowers and potential borrowers of Federal Direct Loans under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3624 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 618”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 618 — 113th Congress: Student Loan Default Prevention Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr618
“H.R. 618 — 113th Congress: Student Loan Default Prevention Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr618>
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