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S. 2993 (113th): Students Before Profits Act

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A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve the determination of cohort default rates and provide for enhanced civil penalties, and to authorize the establishment of an institutional risk-sharing commission.

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Sponsor and status

Christopher Murphy

Sponsor. Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2014
Length: 27 pages
Introduced
Dec 10, 2014
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 10, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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History

Dec 10, 2014
 
Introduced

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S. 2993 (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 S. 2993. 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.

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