H.R. 2601 (108th): Public Domain Enhancement Act
Jun 25, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 25, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2003
Length: 8 pages
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To amend title 17, United States Code, to allow abandoned copyrighted works to enter the public domain after 50 years.
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Last Action: May 17, 2005
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2601 — 108th Congress: Public Domain Enhancement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr2601
“H.R. 2601 — 108th Congress: Public Domain Enhancement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. March 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr2601>
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