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H.R. 632 (104th): To enhance fairness in compensating owners of patents used by the United States.

Sponsor and status

Jonas “Martin” Frost III

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 4, 1996
Length: 1 pages
Introduced:

Jan 23, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 19, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 19, 1996.

Law:

Pub.L. 104-308

History

Jan 23, 1995
 
Introduced

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Oct 17, 1995
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 12, 1995
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 3, 1996
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 4, 1996
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 19, 1996
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 632 (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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