To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve the financial aid process for homeless children and youths and foster care children and youth.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 12, 2017
Length: 26 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on September 12, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Clark bill makes college more accessible to homeless and foster youth”
— Rep. Katherine Clark [D-MA5] (Sponsor) on Sep 12, 2017
Nov 17, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4043 (114th).
Sep 12, 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. 1724.
H.R. 3740 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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