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H.R. 1911 - Smarter Solutions for Students Act

Summary

H..R. 1911 returns student loan interest rates to a market-based system in order to strengthen federal student loan programs and better serve borrowers and taxpayers.

Type of Rule

Closed rule (prohibiting amendments) for consideration of H.R. 1911.  Reported by a vote of 7 yeas to 2 nays.

Other Elements of the Rule

Debate Time: Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Education and the Workforce. 

Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Floor managers: Foxx/Slaughter

Floor Action Expected

The rule and the bill are expected to be on the floor: May 23, 2013.