Summary: H.R.5550 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.5550. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/18/2018)

Achieving Independence through Degrees Act or the AID Act

This bill provides assistance to students of institutions of higher education, including by increasing the maximum amount of and access to Pell Grants, expanding loan counseling requirements, simplifying the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and expanding the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp program) benefits to students.