A bill to improve college affordability.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New Mexico. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 5, 2015
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on August 5, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Heinrich to Visit Luna Community College to Hear from Students About College Affordability”
— Sen. Martin Heinrich [D-NM] (Sponsor) on Feb 16, 2016
“Hirono, Heinrich Introduce Bill To Increase Access To Pell Grants, Make College More Affordable”
— Sen. Mazie Hirono [D-HI] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 19, 2015
“UNM Student From Crownpoint To Join Heinrich As Honored Guest For State Of The Union Address”
— Sen. Martin Heinrich [D-NM] (Sponsor) on Jan 11, 2016
Aug 5, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 1, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 996 (115th).
S. 1998 (114th) 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.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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