H. R. 6829, EMPIL-DOC Act.

Full Title: Expanding Medical Partnerships with Israel to Lessen Dependence on China Act.

Summary: To authorize funding for a bilateral cooperative program with Israel for the development of health technologies with a focus on combating COVID-19. (Cosponsors)

ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig Cosponsored the bill on 06/04/20.

STATUS: Introduced 05/12/20 by Rep. Pappas, Chris [D-NH-1].

INFORMATION RELATED TO THE BILL:

  • The US Senate has introduced legislation to enhance partnerships between American and Israeli companies on COVID-19 projects, thus lessening US dependence on China for life-saving medications and treatments. (Source: The Jerusalem Post)

ADDITIONAL DETAIL: 

Link to the text of the bill.

Link to bill information (support and opposition) on Countable.

Link to bill information on GovTrack.