H.R.3554 - SIMPLE Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1] (Introduced 07/28/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3554 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/28/2017)
Streamlining Income-driven, Manageable Payments on Loans for Education Act or the SIMPLE Act
This bill requires the Department of Education to establish and implement a process for automatically recertifying a borrowers' income to determine eligibility for a loan discharge due to permanent and total disability under the Federal Family Education Loan Program.
In addition, the bill establishes a process for enrolling a delinquent borrower in federal student loan repayment in an income-driven repayment plan.