S.Amdt.843 to S.Con.Res.11114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Amends Bill:||S.Con.Res.11 — An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025.|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Submitted 03/25/2015, Proposed 03/25/2015)|
|Latest Action:||03/27/2015 Proposed amendment SA 843 withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR 3/26/2015 S2022)|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 843 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to restoring reductions in the Republican budget to the Stafford loan program that would mandate that students currently in college pay interest on their loans before they have received their education benefits, to make college more affordable, to reduce the debt burden of students, and to help graduates afford to pay back student loans.