H.R.2563 - Beyond the Box for Higher Education Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Richmond, Cedric L. [D-LA-2] (Introduced 05/07/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Education and Labor|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/07/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2563 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/07/2019)
Beyond the Box for Higher Education Act of 2019
This bill removes drug conviction questions from the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
It also requires the Department of Education to issue guidance and recommendations for institutions of higher education to remove criminal and juvenile justice questions from their admission applications.