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United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2013

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A bill to enhance the strategic partnership between the United States and Israel.

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03/05/2013Introduced in Senate

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03/05/2013Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (63)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Blunt, Roy [R-MO]* 03/05/2013
Sen. Manchin, Joe, III [D-WV]* 03/05/2013
Sen. Cornyn, John [R-TX]* 03/05/2013
Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD]* 03/05/2013
Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME]* 03/05/2013
Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] 03/06/2013
Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA] 03/11/2013
Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] 03/11/2013
Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] 03/11/2013
Sen. Schatz, Brian [D-HI] 03/11/2013
Sen. Crapo, Mike [R-ID] 03/12/2013
Sen. Boozman, John [R-AR] 03/12/2013
Sen. Johanns, Mike [R-NE] 03/12/2013
Sen. Heinrich, Martin [D-NM] 03/18/2013
Sen. Hoeven, John [R-ND] 03/18/2013
Sen. Moran, Jerry [R-KS] 04/08/2013
Sen. Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA] 04/09/2013
Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN] 04/10/2013
Sen. McCaskill, Claire [D-MO] 04/15/2013
Sen. Begich, Mark [D-AK] 04/15/2013
Sen. Pryor, Mark L. [D-AR] 04/16/2013
Sen. Roberts, Pat [R-KS] 04/17/2013
Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT] 04/23/2013
Sen. Heller, Dean [R-NV] 04/25/2013
Sen. Hatch, Orrin G. [R-UT] 05/06/2013
Sen. Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK] 05/06/2013
Sen. Mikulski, Barbara A. [D-MD] 05/07/2013
Sen. Scott, Tim [R-SC] 05/09/2013
Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY] 05/20/2013
Sen. Johnson, Tim [D-SD] 05/21/2013
Sen. Ayotte, Kelly [R-NH] 05/21/2013
Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI] 05/23/2013
Sen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX] 05/23/2013
Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] 06/04/2013
Sen. Coons, Christopher A. [D-DE] 06/04/2013
Sen. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY] 06/04/2013
Sen. Wicker, Roger F. [R-MS] 06/07/2013
Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL] 06/07/2013
Sen. Kirk, Mark Steven [R-IL] 06/10/2013
Sen. Bennet, Michael F. [D-CO] 06/25/2013
Sen. Burr, Richard [R-NC] 06/26/2013
Sen. Risch, James E. [R-ID] 06/26/2013
Sen. Isakson, Johnny [R-GA] 06/26/2013
Sen. Thune, John [R-SD] 07/08/2013
Sen. Donnelly, Joe [D-IN] 07/09/2013
Sen. Hagan, Kay R. [D-NC] 07/09/2013
Sen. Heitkamp, Heidi [D-ND] 07/18/2013
Sen. Landrieu, Mary L. [D-LA] 07/23/2013
Sen. Baucus, Max [D-MT] 07/24/2013
Sen. Graham, Lindsey [R-SC] 07/25/2013
Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA] 08/01/2013
Sen. Lee, Mike [R-UT] 09/11/2013
Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] 10/01/2013
Sen. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT] 02/24/2014
Sen. Cantwell, Maria [D-WA] 03/04/2014
Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ] 03/31/2014
Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] 04/07/2014
Sen. Udall, Mark [D-CO] 04/08/2014
Sen. McCain, John [R-AZ] 04/28/2014
Sen. Vitter, David [R-LA] 04/29/2014
Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ] 05/06/2014
Sen. Udall, Tom [D-NM] 05/08/2014
Sen. Kaine, Tim [D-VA] 05/22/2014

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Foreign Relations03/05/2013 Referred to

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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.