S. 1164 (104th): Technology Transfer Improvements Act of 1995


Aug 10, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Enacted as H.R. 2196 (companion bill)

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia



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Last Updated: Dec 20, 1995
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 with respect to inventions made under cooperative research and development agreements, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Technology Transfer Improvements Act of 1995 - Amends the Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980 regarding title to intellectual property arising from cooperative research and development agreements (CRADAs) to provide:(1) ... Read more >

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Aug 10, 1995

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Nov 9, 1995
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1164”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 1581 (102nd) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 3, 1991

H.R. 2196 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Mar 7, 1996

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