H. R. 1992
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 15, 2013
Mr. Collins of Georgia (for himself, Mr. Schneider, Mr. Royce, and Ms. Gabbard) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs
To amend the requirements relating to assessment of Israel’s qualitative military edge over military threats, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Israel QME Enhancement Act
Amendments to requirements relating to assessment of Israel’s qualitative military edge over military threats
Assessment required; reports
in subsection (a), by striking
an ongoing basis and inserting
a biennial basis; and
in the heading, by striking
in the text, by striking
Not later than four years after the date on which the President transmits the initial report under paragraph (1), and every four years thereafter, and inserting
Not later than one year after the date of the enactment of the Israel QME Enhancement Act, and biennially thereafter,.
Not later than 90 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, the President shall submit to Congress a report on criteria used to include cyber and asymmetric threats for purposes of the assessment required under section 201(a) of Public Law 110–429 (122 Stat. 4843; 22 U.S.C. 2776 note ; relating to Israel’s qualitative military edge over military threats to Israel) (as amended by subsection (a)(1)).
In this subsection, the term qualitative military edge has the meaning given the term in section 36(h) of the Arms Export Control Act ( 22 U.S.C. 2776(h) ).