May 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
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
About the bill
To amend title 17, United States Code, to allow abandoned copyrighted works to enter the public domain after 50 years.
The bill’s titles are 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.
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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. August 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr2408>
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