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Provides the National Institutes of Health funding to study the cognitive, physical, and social-emotional effects of technology on infants, children, and adolescents as they age.

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Jul 26 2018
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Senate

Provides the National Institutes of Health funding to study the cognitive, physical, and social-emotional effects of technology on infants, children, and adolescents as they age.

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Jul 26 2018
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House of Representatives

Reauthorizes and creates various programs related to concussions and traumatic brain injuries.

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Jul 26 2018
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House of Representatives

Limits the challenges to privacy and security posed by public and privately operated unmanned aerial systems.

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Jul 26 2018
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House of Representatives

Requires the Federal Communications Commission to establish a task force for meeting the connectivity and technology needs of precision agriculture in the United States.

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Jul 24 2018
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House of Representatives

Extends the authority of both the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property to adjust patent fees for eight years to help with investments in artificial intelligence techniques to increase agency productivity.

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Jul 24 2018
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House of Representatives

Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Department of Homeland Security to establish a coordinator for unmanned aircraft systems.

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Jul 19 2018
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House of Representatives

Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Departments of Homeland Security and Justice to evaluate and prevent threats from unmanned aircraft and vehicles.

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Jul 18 2018
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House of Representatives

Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Departments of Homeland Security and Justice to evaluate and prevent threats from unmanned aircraft and vehicles.

 

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Jul 18 2018
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Senate

Extends the Debbie Smith Act of 2005 by amending the DNA Analysis Backlog Elimination Act and DNA Sexual Assault Justice Act to reauthorize DNA analysis, training, education, and forensic exam programs until 2024.

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Jul 18 2018
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Creates terms and conditions for carrying out DNA testing to unify families.

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Jul 17 2018
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Requests information on whether there is a maximum level of nicotine in a cigarette that would be low enough to prevent, or at least greatly diminish, the addictive potential of cigarettes and other combustible tobacco products.

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Jul 16 2018
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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