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Uses text mining to extract commonly used terms in nanomedicine and their definitions, as a first step towards creating a unified vocabulary for future nanomedicine regulations.

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Aug 17 2018
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European Commission

Funds and authorizes various programs related to national security. 

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Aug 13 2018
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House of Representatives

Makes it unlawful to operate an unmanned aircraft over wildfires without proper authorization.

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Aug 2 2018
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Supports the United States’ leadership in the research and development of quantum science and technology.

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Aug 1 2018
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Senate

Amends the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize services to be provided to individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder with neurological and organic brain dysfunction who have not attained 60 years of age.

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Jul 31 2018
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Directs NERC to modify its Critical Infrastructure Protection Reliability Standards to broaden and standardize mandatory reporting of cyber security incidents.

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Jul 31 2018
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Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)

Phase I of a planned two-pase modification of a 2015 rule regulating coal ash disposal under RCRA to allow coal ash waste site operators increased regulatory flexibility, diminish monitoring and remediation practices, and reduce federal oversight.

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Jul 30 2018
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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

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

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

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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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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