A bill to clarify that States, instrumentalities of States, and officers and employees of States acting in their official capacity, are subject to suit in Federal court by any person for infringement of patents and plant variety protections, and that all the remedies can be obtained in such suit that can be obtained in a suit against a private entity.
Mar 21, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 28, 1992
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 28, 1992.
Senator from Arizona
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Last Updated: Oct 28, 1992
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S. 758 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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