Summary: To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 in order to improve the public service loan forgiveness program, and for other purposes. Cosponsors
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig sponsored the bill on 6/10/19.
STATUS: Introduced 5/01/19 by Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3].
INFORMATION RELATED TO THE BILL:
Senate Version…The What You Can Do for Your Country Act of 2019 would close loopholes in the PSLF program and provide a true path to forgiveness for those who serve their country. The bill would ensure that students who borrow to attend higher education can count on relief instead of being subjected to a bureaucratic nightmare when they seek forgiveness. (Source: Warren.Senate.Gov)
- The What You Can Do for Your Country Act Will Help Improve the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program and Ensure That Qualified Candidates Receive the Debt Relief They Deserve. (Source: Rep. Sarbanes, Press Release, 5/01/19)