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H.R. 852: United States-Israel PTSD Collaborative Research Act

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To direct the Secretary of Defense to carry out a grant program to increase cooperation on post-traumatic stress disorder research between the United States and Israel.

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Michael Waltz

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2021
Length: 6 pages
Feb 4, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Feb 4, 2021

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65 Cosponsors (36 Democrats, 29 Republicans)

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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Rep. Luria Named Legislator Of The Year By The Military Officers Association Of America (MOAA) Virginia Council of Chapters
    — Rep. Elaine Luria [D-VA2] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 5, 2021

RELEASE: Gottheimer Honors Veterans at Fair Lawn's Veterans Day Ceremony, Advocates for Better Care for North Jersey Veterans
    — Rep. Josh Gottheimer [D-NJ5] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 11, 2021

Vice Chair Luria Highlights Wins In NDAA
    — Rep. Elaine Luria [D-VA2] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 2, 2021

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Feb 4, 2021

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