About the bill
- Full Title
To amend title 17, United States Code, to protect works of architecture by creating a new category of copyright subject matter, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
2/7/1990--Introduced.Architectural Works Copyright Protection Act of 1990 - Amends Federal copyright law to define and include architectural works within the scope of copyright subject matter.Excludes from such copyright any right ...
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Feb 7, 1990
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3990”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Copyright Amendments Act of 1990
Last Action: Sep 27, 1990
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3990 — 101st Congress: Architectural Works Copyright Protection Act of 1990. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr3990
“H.R. 3990 — 101st Congress: Architectural Works Copyright Protection Act of 1990.” www.GovTrack.us. 1990. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr3990>
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