To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for noninfringing uses of patents on genetic sequence information for purposes of research and genetic diagnostic testing, and to require public disclosure of such information in certain patent applications.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 14, 2002
Length: 5 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced on March 14, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Mar 14, 2002
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H.R. 3967 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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