S.2037: POST Act of 2017

Author's Summary:  To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 regarding proprietary institutions of higher education in order to protect students and taxpayers.

IB Summary:  According to U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL): This "bicameral legislation that would help put an end to the for-profit college industry’s aggressive recruiting of veterans, service members, and their families."

Status:   Introduced on 10/31/2017. Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-bill/2037/text?r=3; https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/4181?r=2