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S. 2258: Domenic’s Law

The text of the bill below is as of Dec 20, 2017 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 2258

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

December 20, 2017

(for himself, Mr. Coons, and Mr. King) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

A BILL

To provide for the discharge of parent borrower liability if a student on whose behalf a parent has received certain student loans becomes disabled.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as Domenic’s Law.

2.

Repayment of loans to parents

Section 437(d) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 1087(d)) is amended by inserting or becomes permanently and totally disabled (as determined in accordance with regulations of the Secretary), or if the student is unable to engage in any substantial gainful activity by reason of any medically determinable physical or mental impairment that can be expected to result in death, has lasted for a continuous period of not less than 60 months, or can be expected to last for a continuous period of not less than 60 months, after dies,.