H.R. 12268 (95th): Tuition Advance Fund Act


Apr 20, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 20, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Harrington

Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish a system of student tuition advances to be repaid as an income tax imposed by the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/20/1978--Introduced.Tuition Advance Fund Act - Amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Commissioner of Education to establish a system of undergraduate tuition advances to be repaid as ... Read more >

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Apr 20, 1978

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 12268”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 13890 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 16, 1978

H.R. 12384 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 1978

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