Senate Bill 3775
116th Congress(2019-2020)
United States-Israel Military Capability Act of 2020
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on May 20, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
May 20, 2020
Latest Action
May 20, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
3775
Congress
116
Policy Area
International Affairs
International Affairs
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting foreign aid, human rights, international law and organizations; national governance; arms control; diplomacy and foreign officials; alliances and collective security. Measures concerning trade agreements, tariffs, foreign investments, and foreign loans may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Michigan
Arkansas
Missouri
North Dakota
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

United States-Israel Military Capability Act of 2020

This bill requires the Department of Defense, with the concurrence of the Israeli Ministry of Defense, to establish a United States-Israel Operations-Technology Working Group.

The purposes of the working group shall be to (1) provide a standing forum for the United States and Israel to identify and share intelligence-informed military capability requirements; (2) assist defense suppliers in both countries to gain government approval for conducting joint science, technology, research, development, test, evaluation, and production efforts; and (3) develop combined U.S.-Israel plans to research, develop, procure, and field weapons systems and military capabilities to meet common capability requirements.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
05/20/2020
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
05/20/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
May 21, 2020 4:27:08 AM
Updated
Nov 13, 2020 6:08:50 AM