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S. 2343 - Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act Of2012

Education. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
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Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act Of2012

S. 2343 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act of2012
Sponsor
Harry Reid
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Education
  • Employment taxes
  • Government lending and loan guarantees
  • Higher education
  • Interest, dividends, interest rates
  • Self-employed
  • Service industries
  • Small business
  • Student aid and college costs
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Major Actions
Introduced4/24/2012
Amendments (1 proposed)
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteSenateOn Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 23435/08/2012This motion DID NOT PASS the Senate
52 voted YES 45 voted NO 3 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 2153 to S. 2343 (Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act of2012)5/24/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
34 voted YES 62 voted NO 4 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn Passage of the Bill S. 23435/24/2012This motion DID NOT PASS the Senate
51 voted YES 43 voted NO 6 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced4/24/2012
Put on a legislative calendar4/24/2012Introduced in the Senate. Read twice. Ordered Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 365.
4/26/2012Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
4/26/2012Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate.
5/07/2012Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
5/08/2012Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
5/08/2012Motion by Senator Reid to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed to the measure (Roll Call Vote No. 89) entered in Senate.
select this voteVote5/08/2012On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 2343
5/09/2012Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
5/15/2012Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
5/16/2012Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
5/23/2012Motion by Senator Reid to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed to the measure (Roll Call Vote No. 89) withdrawn in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
5/24/2012Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate.
5/24/2012Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
5/24/2012Returned to the Calendar. Calendar No. 365.
5/24/2012Amendment SA 2153 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Alexander.
select this voteVote5/24/2012On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2153 to S. 2343 (Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act of2012)
select this voteVote5/24/2012On Passage of the Bill S. 2343
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteS. Amdt. 2153Alexander, Lamar [R-TN]May 24, 2012Offered on May 23, 2012.

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