To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve Federal Pell Grants and loans, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016
Length: 32 pages
Sep 28, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 28, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 18, 2018
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5549.
H.R. 6239 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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