To extend zero interest rate benefits and payment suspension to certain Federal student loan borrowers, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 22, 2020
Length: 7 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on April 22, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 22, 2020
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H.R. 6597 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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