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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2601 (108th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. May 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr2408>
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