S.1338 - Beyond the Box for Higher Education Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Schatz, Brian [D-HI] (Introduced 05/07/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/07/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1338 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (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.