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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 4, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on January 4, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 4, 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. 2168.
H.R. 254 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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