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An Evidence Framework for Genetic Testing (NASEM Report)

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

Seeks to advance the development of an adequate evidence base for genetic tests to improve patient care and treatment. Additionally, recommends a framework for decision-making regarding the use of genetic tests in clinical care.

Updated last April 24, 2017
for the 03/27/2017 report.

Honor Our Commitment Act of 2017 (HR 1685, 115th Congress)

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Neuroscience

Directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to furnish mental and behavioral health care to certain individuals discharged or released from the active military, naval, or air service under conditions other than honorable.

Updated last May 31, 2017
for the 03/22/2017 version of HR 1685.

Stop Militarizing Law Enforcement Act (HR 1556, 115th Congress)

  • Government
  • Elected Body
  • Robotics/AI

Amends title 10 of the United States Code to direct the Secretary of Defense to make certain limitations on the transfer of personal property to Federal and State agencies, and for other purposes

Updated last April 3, 2017
for the 03/16/2017 version of HR 1556.

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