Student Loan Bill of Rights

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Gov. Janet Mills has signed legislation that will provide greater regulatory oversight of student loan lenders. The Student Loan Bill of Rights gives state regulators the ability to investigate student lenders and take them to court for misleading borrowers or committing fraud.

AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine lawmakers have passed a "Student Loan Bill of Rights" aiming to protect borrowers.

AUGUSTA, Maine - A Maine lawmaker is making a push to protect student loan borrowers in the state from falling victim to unscrupulous lending practices.