S.Res.508 - A resolution expressing support for the expeditious consideration and finalization of a new, robust, and long-term Memorandum of Understanding on military assistance to Israel between the United States Government and the Government of Israel.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL] (Introduced 06/22/2016)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/22/2016 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.508 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/22/2016)
- 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.