About the bill
The Economic Espionage Act of 1996 (Pub.L. 104–294, 110 Stat. 3488, enacted October 11, 1996) was a 6 title Act of Congress dealing with a wide range of issues, including not only industrial espionage (e.g., the theft or misappropriation of a trade secret and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act), but the insanity defense, the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, requirements for presentence investigation reports, and the United States Sentencing Commission reports regarding encryption or scrambling technology, and other technical and minor amendments.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 2, 1996
Length: 26 pages
Jun 26, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 11, 1996
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 11, 1996.
H.R. 3723 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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