S. 486 - Student Loan Sunshine Act

Higher education. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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A bill to establish requirements for lenders and institutions of higher education in order to protect students and other borrowers receiving educational loans. (by CRS) 
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There have been no votes on this bill.

Student Loan Sunshine Act

S. 486 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
A bill to establish requirements for lenders and institutions of higher education in order to protect students and other borrowers receiving educational loans. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to establish requirements for lenders and institutions of higher education in order to protect students and other borrowers receiving educational loans.
Other Titles
  • Student Loan Sunshine Act
Sponsor
Edward Kennedy
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Higher education
  • Advertising
  • Budgets
  • Business
  • Collection of accounts
  • College costs
  • Colleges
  • Communications
  • Congress
  • Congressional investigations
  • Congressional reporting requirements
  • Consumer complaints
  • Consumer education
  • Consumers
  • Debtor and creditor
  • Deceptive advertising
  • Directories
  • Education
  • Federal aid to education
  • Federally-guaranteed loans
  • Fees
  • Finance
  • Fines (Penalties)
  • Gifts
  • Government information
  • Government lending
  • Government paperwork
  • Government publicity
  • Inspectors general
  • Interest rates
  • Law
  • Loan defaults
  • Marketing
  • Politics and government
  • Scholarships
  • School personnel
  • Signs and symbols
  • Student aid
  • Student loan funds
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Major Actions
Introduced2/01/2007
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/01/2007
2/01/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
2/01/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S1533-1534)
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