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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

United States-Israel Homeland Security Foundation Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To establish the Unites States-Israel Homeland Security Foundation to make grants to joint business ventures between United States and Israeli private corporate entities to develop products and services with applications related to homeland security, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
03/02/2004Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date
03/04/2004Referred to the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Science, and Research and Development.
Action By: Select Committee on Homeland Security
03/02/2004Referred to House Homeland Security
Action By: House of Representatives
03/02/2004Referred to House Science
Action By: House of Representatives
03/02/2004Referred to the Committee on Science, and in addition to the Committee on Homeland Security (Select), 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/02/2004Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Science03/02/2004 Referred to
House Homeland Security03/02/2004 Referred to
House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Science, and Research and Development03/04/2004 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/02/2004)

United States-Israel Homeland Security Foundation Act - Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a United States-Israel Homeland Security Foundation for awarding conditional grants to joint business ventures between U.S. and Israeli private corporate entities to develop, manufacture, sell, or otherwise provide products and services with applications related to homeland security. Limits grant amounts to 50 percent of proposed costs. Requires grant recipients to repay the Foundation up to 150 percent of the grant awarded. Directs the Foundation to include an advisory board. Provides Foundation funding through the Acceleration Fund for Research and Development of Homeland Security Technologies.

Directs the Secretary, if not establishing the Foundation, to use a specified amount from such Fund to support the efforts of the Binational Industrial Research and Development Foundation to make grants to joint U.S.-Israeli business ventures for projects relating to homeland security.