S. 3122: REAL Act of 2016

A bill to reinstate Federal Pell Grant eligibility for individuals incarcerated in Federal and State penal institutions, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Jun 29, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jun 29, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 29, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Brian Schatz

Senior Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2016
Length: 2 pages


Jun 29, 2016

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Reported by Committee

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 3122 is 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.

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