To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to reduce the interest rate caps for Federal Direct student loans, to eliminate loan origination fees on all Federal Direct student loans, and to provide for refinancing of Federal Direct student loans and Federal family education loans.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 25, 2017
Length: 14 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on July 25, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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2 Cosponsors (2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“U.S. Rep. Castor Introduces Legislation to Tackle America's Rising Student Debt”
— Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL14] (Sponsor) on Jul 26, 2017
Jul 25, 2017
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H.R. 3390 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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