Expands the eligibility for the Department of Veterans Affairs's family caregiver program to include families of veterans who were seriously injured or became ill prior to September 11, 2001, and specifies when certain benefits may be awarded.
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.
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.
Original Development Brief – Decides that The Regents of the University of California’s and The Broad Institute’s patents on CRISPR-Cas9 technology do not interfere with one another and are thus separately patentable.
Directs the Secretary of Commerce to establish a job-training grant program for workers displaced by automation and to establish an Innovation Corps to enable recent college graduates to volunteer in job-training programs for workers displaced by automation.