HR 2659

Title: United States-Israel Agriculture Strategic Partnership Act
Author: Rep. Darren Soto (DEM-FL)

<p><b>United States-Israel Agriculture Strategic Partnership Act </b></p> <p>This bill authorizes the Department of Agriculture to establish a program for cooperative research and development in agriculture with the government of Israel. </p> <p>The purpose of the program is to establish a framework to enhance the collaboration between the United States and Israel in research and development activities relating to agriculture, including between public and private entities. </p> <p>The bill also authorizes the Department of State to establish a binational task force to provide guidance and oversight with respect to the cooperative research and development program. </p>

Introduced in House 05/25/2017
Introduced in House 05/25/2017
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4595) 05/25/2017
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committees on Foreign Affairs, and Appropriations, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 05/25/2017
Referred to House Agriculture 05/25/2017
Referred to House Foreign Affairs 05/25/2017
Referred to House Appropriations 05/25/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture. 06/26/2017

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06/06/2017 - HR 2659 (Introduced+in+House)
05/25/2017 - HR 2659 (Introduced+in+House)
05/25/2017 - HR 2659 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Darren Soto (D-FL)
    () - U.S. Representative

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