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Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Higher Education Opportunity Act to restrict institutions of higher education from using revenues derived from Federal educational assistance funds for advertising, marketing, or recruiting purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

04/18/2012 Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

09/26/2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.
Action By: Committee on Education and the Workforce
04/18/2012 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/18/2012 Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Education and the Workforce04/18/2012 Referred to
House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training09/26/2012 Referred to

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Subjects (7)

  • Education programs funding
  • Government lending and loan guarantees
  • Higher education
  • Marketing and advertising
  • School administration
  • Student aid and college costs

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Introduced in House (04/18/2012)

Amends the Higher Education Opportunity Act to prohibit postsecondary educational institutions from using revenues derived from federal educational assistance funds for: (1) advertising and promotion; (2) identifying and attracting prospective students; or (3) other activities the Secretary of Education may proscribe, such as paying for the promotion or sponsorship of education or military-related associations.

Excepts from that prohibition activities that are required as a condition of receiving funds under title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965, specifically authorized under title IV, or otherwise specified by the Secretary.