All Information (Except Text) for S.2110 - Closing the College Hunger Gap Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT] (Introduced 07/15/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/15/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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|07/15/2019||Introduced in Senate|
07/15/2019 Introduced in Senate
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|07/15/2019||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.|
Action By: Senate
07/15/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
|Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]*||07/15/2019|
|Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]*||07/15/2019|
|Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA]*||07/15/2019|
|Sen. Harris, Kamala D. [D-CA]*||07/15/2019|
|Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR]||07/17/2019|
|Sen. Smith, Tina [D-MN]||03/05/2020|
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|Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions||07/15/2019||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (07/15/2019)
Closing the College Hunger Gap Act of 2019
This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to collect data on the food and housing insecurity of college students.
Specifically, ED must add questions that measure rates of food and housing insecurity to the National Postsecondary Student Aid Study. In addition, ED must collect data on student eligibility under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp program).