To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for the refinancing of certain Federal student loans, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 17, 2017
Length: 29 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 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
Mar 18, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1434 (114th).
May 17, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 13, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1707.
H.R. 2477 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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