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2017 House Bill 5071: Require colleges and universities disclose college debt details to students
Introduced by Rep. Thomas Albert R-Lowell on October 5, 2017
To require colleges and universities in the state to provide students with an annual estimate of their total loan balance, the potential total payoff amount, monthly repayment amounts and more.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Education Reform Committee on October 5, 2017
Reported in the House on November 2, 2017
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Thomas Albert R-Lowell on November 9, 2017
To revise details of some definitions in the bill.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on November 9, 2017
Received in the Senate on December 5, 2017
Referred to the Senate Education Committee on December 5, 2017