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Passed House without amendment (09/13/2016)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Reaffirms:

  • that Israel is a major U.S. strategic partner,
  • that it is U.S. policy and law to ensure that Israel maintains its qualitative military edge and self-defense capacity, and
  • support of an Israeli tiered missile defense program.

Urges finalization of a new Memorandum of Understanding between the United States and Israel.

Supports a long-term Memorandum of Understanding between the United States and Israel that increases the amount of aid from previous agreements and enhances Israel's military capabilities.