With this web web page, you will find proposals to enhance or alter the method through which pupils borrow and repay their loans.
For education loan and payment proposals through the past sessions of Congress, look at the Tracker that is legislative Archive Loans & Repayment.
*NEW* S. 3055 – Pupil Loan Repayment Freedom Act
Sponsor: Sen. Murkowski R-AKCosponsors: 2 (1D; 1R)Introduced: 12/16/2019NASFAA Overview & review: This bill would allow an educatonal loan borrower to go out of their income-based payment plan and repay under some other loan repayment arrange for that they meet the criteria.
*NEW* H.R. 5287 — Fair Education Loan Debt Collection Procedures Act
Sponsor: Rep. Lawson D-FLCosponsors: 0Introduced: 12/03/2019NASFAA Summary & research: This bill would prohibit gathering from a debtor during any time period that an equivalent debtor wouldn’t be needed to make re payment under an income-driven plan. Loan companies would additionally be forbidden from gathering from the debtor a sum this is certainly significantly more than a borrower that is similar have compensated in one single thirty days under an IDR plan. Loan companies would be obligated to approve that the debtor they have been trying to make a group from are not entitled to any administrative discharges first.
H.R. 4869 – Education Loan Default Decrease Program Act
Sponsor: Rep. Horn D-OKCosponsors: 0Introduced: 10/28/2019NASFAA Summary & research: This bill would rather than just getting rid of the record of the debtor’s default from their credit rating, eliminate any item that is adverse of concerning the loan standard through the debtor’s credit rating.
H.R. 4749 – education loan Relief Act of 2019
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