Introduced House Bill (H)

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Student loan forgiveness for farmers. Establishes the Indiana farmer student loan forgiveness program. Defines "small farm". Provides that an individual who: (1) engages in agricultural activities as a small farm; and (2) participates in the day-to-day operation of a small farm; is eligible to receive a student loan forgiveness payment not to exceed $10,000 to be used to satisfy the individual's outstanding student loans. Provides that the commission for higher education shall administer the program. Student loan forgiveness for farmers. Establishes the Indiana farmer student loan forgiveness program. Defines "small farm". Provides that an individual who: (1) engages in agricultural activities as a small farm; and (2) participates in the day-to-day operation of a small farm; is eligible to receive a student loan forgiveness payment not to exceed $10,000 to be used to satisfy the individual's outstanding student loans. Provides that the commission for higher education shall administer the program.