To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide alternative identity verification procedures for individuals applying for Federal student assistance, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 33rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 16, 2016
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on June 16, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Jun 16, 2016
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Apr 6, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2072 (115th).
H.R. 5502 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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