S.Res.383 - A resolution recognizing the importance of the United States-Israel economic relationship and encouraging new areas of cooperation.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Perdue, David [R-GA] (Introduced 03/01/2016)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/27/2016 Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S2500) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.383 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate amended (04/27/2016)
Affirms that the U.S.-Israel economic partnership has benefitted both countries and is a foundational component of the strong alliance.
Recognizes that science and technology innovation present promising new frontiers for U.S.-Israel economic cooperation, particularly in light of widespread drought, cybersecurity attacks, and other major challenges impacting the United States.
Encourages the President to regularize and expand forums of economic dialogue with Israel, foster public and private sector participation and investment, and remove barriers to, and provide incentives for, private sector market entry.
Supports the exploration of new agreements with Israel, including in the fields of energy, water, agriculture, medicine, neurotechnology and cybersecurity.