All Information (Except Text) for S.462 - United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA] (Introduced 03/05/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/05/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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|03/05/2013||Introduced in Senate|
03/05/2013 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|03/05/2013||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.|
Action By: Senate
03/05/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
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|Senate Foreign Relations||03/05/2013||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
- Agricultural trade
- Alternative and renewable resources
- Arab-Israeli relations
- Computer security and identity theft
- Congressional oversight
- Crime prevention
- Energy storage, supplies, demand
- Foreign aid and international relief
- Homeland security
- International law and treaties
- International organizations and cooperation
- Licensing and registrations
- Middle East
- Military assistance, sales, and agreements
- Motor fuels
- Sovereignty, recognition, national governance and status
- Technology transfer and commercialization
- Trade restrictions
- Visas and passports
- Water use and supply
Latest Summary (1)
Introduced in Senate (03/05/2013)
United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2013 - Declares that Israel is a Major Strategic Partner of the United States.
Amends the Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012 to extend authority to: (1) make additions to foreign-based defense stockpiles, and (2) transfer certain obsolete or surplus Department of Defense (DOD) items to Israel.
Directs the Secretary of Commerce to take steps to make Israel eligible for the strategic trade authorization exception to the requirement for a license for the export, reexport, or in-country transfer of an item subject to certain export controls.
Authorizes the President to carry out U.S.-Israel cooperative activities and to provide assistance for cooperation in the fields of energy, water, homeland security, agriculture, and alternative fuel technologies.
Directs the President to report to Congress on the feasibility and advisability of establishing a joint United States-Israel Cyber Security Center.
Includes Israel in the visa waiver program when Israel satisfies such program's inclusion requirements and provides, subject to security concerns, reciprocal travel privileges for U.S. citizens.