H.R. 2601 (108th): Public Domain Enhancement Act

Introduced:

Jun 25, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 25, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Zoe Lofgren

Representative for California's 16th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2003
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 17, United States Code, to allow abandoned copyrighted works to enter the public domain after 50 years.

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History

Jun 25, 2003
 
Introduced

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13 cosponsors (10D, 3R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 2408 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 17, 2005

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