Senate Bill 1387
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Consider Teachers Act
Active
Amendments
Active
Passed Senate on Dec 16, 2020
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
May 9, 2019
Latest Action
Dec 17, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
1387
Congress
116
Policy Area
Education
Education
Primary focus of measure is elementary, secondary, or higher education including special education and matters of academic performance, school administration, teaching, educational costs, and student aid.
Sponsorship by Party
Indiana
Passed
December 16, 2020
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.(text: CR S7557-7558)
Summary

Consider Teachers Act

This bill revises the service obligation verification process for the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) grant program.

For example, the bill provides a process for the Department of Education to reconsider and reverse the conversion of a TEACH grant to a loan.

Text (2)
December 16, 2020
Amendments (1)
Dec 16, 2020
Agreed to in Senate
1
Sponsorship
Senate Amendment 2710
In the nature of a substitute.
Agreed To
Actions (9)
12/17/2020
Held at the desk.
12/17/2020
Received in the House.
12/17/2020
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
12/16/2020
Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote. (text: CR S7557-7558)
12/16/2020
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.(text: CR S7557-7558)
12/16/2020
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S7557-7558)
12/16/2020
Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions discharged by Unanimous Consent.
05/09/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
05/09/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
May 10, 2019 4:42:10 AM
Updated
Feb 5, 2021 1:35:19 PM