S. 895: Servicemember and Veteran Protection Act of 2015

A bill to allow members of the Armed Forces to defer principal on Federal student loans for a certain period in connection with receipt of orders for mobilization for war or national emergency, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 26, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Mar 27, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 27, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Jon Tester

Senior Senator from Montana

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 27, 2015
Length: 16 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Mar 26, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 27, 2015
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Introduced.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 895 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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