H.R.1992: Israel QME Enhancement Act

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about international affairs
  • Introduced May 15, 2013
  • Latest Major Action Dec. 12, 2013

Bill Sponsor

Bill Summary

Israel QME Enhancement Act - Directs the President, on a biennial basis, to: (1) carry out an assessment of the extent to which Israel possesses a qualitative military edge over military threats to it, and (2) submit a related report to Congress. (Current law requires an assessment on an ongoing basis and a report every four years.) Directs the Secretary of State to report to Congress on: (1) the range of cyber and asymmetric threats posed to...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 6 statements associated with H.R.1992.

Congressional Budget Office Estimate

The Congressional Budget Office has produced a cost estimate for H.R.1992.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 12, 2013
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Dec. 11, 2013

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 399 - 0 (Roll no. 636). (text: CR H7650)

Dec. 11, 2013
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7668-7669)
Dec. 11, 2013
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
Dec. 11, 2013
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1992.
Dec. 11, 2013
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7650-7653)
Dec. 11, 2013
Mr. Royce moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Nov. 20, 2013
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
Nov. 20, 2013
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
May 15, 2013
Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
May 15, 2013

Introduced in the House by Doug Collins (R-Ga.)

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