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Calls for the Federal Aviation Administration to provide funding to train and educate minority students for aviation-related fields including the operation and management of unmanned aerial systems.

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Jun 6 2018
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Directs the Department of Defense to coordinate and advance public and private investment in quantum information science technology by establishing the Defense Quantum Information Consortium.

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Jun 5 2018
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Requires the Department of Commerce to establish the Federal Advisory Committee on the Development and Implementation of Artificial Intelligence.

 

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May 22 2018
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Proposes the establishment of a temporary National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence to assess and recommend the development of artificial intelligence to support the US's natural security interests and advantage.  

 

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May 22 2018
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Describes the strategic plan of the Nanotechnology Research Center (NTRC) for fiscal years (FY) 2018-2025, which addresses measures to protect the nanotechnology workforce.

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Apr 24 2018
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National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Requires the Department of Defense to create a plan to accelerate research of breakthrough therapies for traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress.

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Apr 18 2018
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House of Representatives

Provides for state administration of newborn screening for adrenoleukodystrophy.

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Apr 10 2018
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Allows for budget increases for the National Institutes of Health in excess of established spending limits in the event that Congress appropriates such excess funds to that agency.

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Apr 10 2018
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Modifies the Public Health Service Act to increase governmental efforts focused on antibiotic resistance. 

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Feb 28 2018
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An Act To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize a sickle cell disease prevention and treatment demonstration program and to provide for sickle cell disease research, surveillance, prevention, and treatment.

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Feb 27 2018

Reduces management and monitoring requirements of regulations that prevent methane waste from oil and natural gas extraction on public lands.

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Feb 22 2018
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Department of the Interior (DOI)

Provides relief from removal and adjustment of status of certain individuals who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States before reaching the age of 18, improves border security, and fosters United States engagement in Central America.

 

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Jan 26 2018
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