To authorize borrowers of loans under the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program to modify the interest rate of such loans to be equal to the interest rate for such loans at the time of modification.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 17, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 17, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“U.S. Rep. Castor Introduces Legislation to Tackle America's Rising Student Debt”
— Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL14] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 26, 2017
“McEachin Voices Support for Student Loan Refinancing Act”
— Rep. Donald McEachin [D-VA4] (Co-sponsor) on May 22, 2017
Feb 2, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 649 (114th).
Mar 17, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 9, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2186.
H.R. 1614 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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