H.R.1992 - Israel QME Enhancement Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Collins, Doug [R-GA-9] (Introduced 05/15/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs | Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||12/12/2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||12/11/2013 : Passed House|
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Text: H.R.1992 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Referred in Senate (12/12/2013)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations
To amend the requirements relating to assessment of Israel’s qualitative military edge over military threats, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the “Israel QME Enhancement Act”.
(1) in subsection (a), by striking “an ongoing basis” and inserting “a biennial basis”; and
(A) in the heading, by striking “Quadrennial” and inserting “Biennial”; and
(B) in the text, by striking “Not later than four years after the date on which the President transmits the initial report under paragraph (1), and every four years thereafter,” and inserting “Not later than one year after the date of the enactment of the Israel QME Enhancement Act, and biennially thereafter,”.
(A) the range of cyber and asymmetric threats posed to Israel by state and non-state actors; and
(B) the joint efforts of the United States and Israel to address the threats identified in subparagraph (A).
(2) FORM.—The report required under paragraph (1) shall be submitted in unclassified form, but may contain a classified annex.
(3) APPROPRIATE CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEES DEFINED.—In this subsection, the term “appropriate congressional committees” means the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate.
Passed the House of Representatives December 11, 2013.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|