H.R.501 - Nurse Loan Forgiveness Act of 2003108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Tancredo, Thomas G. [R-CO-6] (Introduced 01/29/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||03/03/2003 Referred to the Subcommittee on 21st Century Competitiveness. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.501 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
Nurse Loan Forgiveness Act of 2003 - Amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA) to include, under HEA student loan forgiveness and cancellation programs, nurses who serve at least one calendar year in an approved health care facility or setting.
Introduced in House (01/29/2003)
Limits the maximum amount of such loan repayment by the Secretary of Education to not more than $2,000 after the first year of such a nurse's employment, with incremental increases after the second through fourth years, up to $5,000 after the fifth year of such employment.