To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide that an individual may remain eligible to participate in the teacher loan forgiveness program under title IV of such Act if the individual's period of consecutive years of employment as a full-time teacher is interrupted because the individual is the spouse of a member of the Armed Forces who is relocated during the school year pursuant to military orders for a permanent change of duty station, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 15, 2017
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on June 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Chabot Introduces Legislation to Preserve Teacher Loan Forgiveness for Military Spouses”
— Rep. Steve Chabot [R-OH1] (Sponsor) on Jun 16, 2017
Oct 6, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3684 (114th).
Jun 15, 2017
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Feb 14, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1229.
H.R. 2919 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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