To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to extend the interest rate limitation on debt entered into during military service to debt incurred during military service to consolidate or refinance student loans incurred before military service.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 10, 2015
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on June 10, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
Jun 10, 2015
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H.R. 2718 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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