Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
May 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 17, 2005
Length: 8 pages
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: Jun 25, 2003
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2408 — 109th Congress: Public Domain Enhancement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr2408
“H.R. 2408 — 109th Congress: Public Domain Enhancement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. June 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr2408>
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