RI H7081 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on January 8 2016 - 25% progression
Action: 2016-03-02 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pending: House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizes the creation of the Student Loan Ombudsman within the Division of Higher Education Assistance. The Ombudsman's duties would be to assist student loan borrowers with issues pertaining to their loans.

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The Student Loan Bill Of Rights



2016-03-02HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2016-02-26HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/02/2016)
2016-01-08HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.


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