To amend title 35, United States Code, to afford a personal defense to infringement based on the commercialization of an invention in the United States prior to the filing date of a patent claiming the same invention.
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Sponsor. Representative for California's 27th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 4, 1995
Length: 7 pages
Aug 4, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on August 4, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Aug 4, 1995
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H.R. 2235 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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