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Declares that digital engineering, including artificial intelligence, is a core competency of the armed forces.

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Dec 20 2019
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Directs the creation of an Artificial Intelligence Center of Excellence in the General Services Administration to support innovation of AI technologies in the federal government. 

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Dec 19 2019
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Extends compensation and eligibility rules for spouses of veterans who died from ALS.

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Dec 18 2019
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Directs the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to develop a public health program to address the use of electronic nicotine delivery systems among teens, and awards grants to local entities for its implementation.

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Dec 18 2019
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Directs the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to develop a public health program to address the use of electronic nicotine delivery systems among teens, and awards grants to local entities for its implementation.

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Dec 18 2019
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Expands Medicare and Medicaid coverage to include mental and behavioral health treatments provided through telehealth services.

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Dec 18 2019
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Request for toxicology data on exposure to engineered nanomaterials to inform setting of appropriate occupational exposure limits.

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Feb 18 2020
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Dec 17 2019
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Authorizes the Department of Agriculture to use the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility for the defense of US agriculture and food.

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Dec 17 2019
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Amends the Social Security Act to direct the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid to make separate payments for non-opioid pain-management treatments in outpatient surgical procedures.

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Dec 17 2019
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Designates 988 as the universal telephone number for a national suicide and mental health hotline.

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Dec 11 2019
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Evaluates and improves drug testing for transportation-related activities.

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Dec 11 2019
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Authorizes the National Institutes of Health to grant awards supporting researchers focused on pediatric research.

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Dec 11 2019
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