US HB617 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 17-2)
Status: Introduced on January 16 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-08 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Department of Energy Veterans' Health Initiative Act This bill directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to establish a research program in artificial intelligence and high-performance computing that is focused on the development of tools to (1) solve big data challenges associated with veterans' health care, and (2) support the Department of Veterans Affairs in identifying potential health risks and challenges. DOE shall carry out a pilot program to develop tools for big data analytics in order to advance artificial intelligence technologies to solve complex big data challenges.

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Title

Department of Energy Veterans' Health Initiative Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-08HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2019-01-16HouseReferred to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, and in addition to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2019-01-16HouseReferred to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, and in addition to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2019-01-16HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB143 (Same As) 2019-07-16 - Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.

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