Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share Facebook Share through Google Plus Share this Page by Email Print this Page

Federal - S 498

Battlefield Excellence through Superior Training (BEST) Practices Act


March 2, 2017


A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Defense to use only human-based methods for training members of the Armed Forces in the treatment of severe combat injuries, and for other purposes.

Our Position


Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 4

Latest Actions See More/Less

  • March 12, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Cardin, (D-Md.)
  • Dec. 5, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Heller, (R-Nev.)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
  • March 2, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 1

    Peters, G. (D-Mich.)
  • March 2, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Armed Services.Congressional Record p. S1577