H.R.617 - Department of Energy Veterans' Health Initiative Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Norman, Ralph [R-SC-5] (Introduced 01/16/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Science, Space, and Technology; Veterans' Affairs | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/24/2019 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.617 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/16/2019)
Department of Energy Veterans' Health Initiative Act
This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a research program in artificial intelligence and high-performance computing that is focused on the development of tools to (1) solve big data challenges associated with veterans' health care, and (2) support the Department of Veterans Affairs in identifying potential health risks and challenges.
DOE shall carry out a pilot program to develop tools for big data analytics in order to advance artificial intelligence technologies to solve complex big data challenges.