New York Halts Collection of Student Loan Debt

Forbes (Mar. 17, 2020): New York Stops Collection Of Student Loan Debt

Effective immediately, Cuomo and New York Attorney General Letitia James say that New York state will temporarily halt the collection of student loan debt owed to the State of New York and referred to the Office of the Attorney General for collection. The halt, which will last until at least April 15, 2020 and also will include collection of medical debt, is intended to provide financial relief for families who are impacted by the coronavirus.