H.R. 1509 (100th): Intellectual Property and Trade Act

Introduced:

Mar 10, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 8, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert Kastenmeier

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the patent and trademark laws of the United States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 10, 1987
 
Introduced

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Apr 8, 1987
 
Reported by Committee

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Details

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (3R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Trade

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4539 (99th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 9, 1986

H.R. 4848 (Related)
Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 23, 1988

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