H.R. 2795 (109th): Patent Act of 2005

Introduced:

Jun 8, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 8, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Lamar Smith

Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 8, 2005
Length: 63 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 35, United States Code, relating to the procurement, enforcement, and validity of patents.

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History

Jun 8, 2005
 
Introduced

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11 cosponsors (6R, 5D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 3818 (Related)
Patent Reform Act of 2006

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 3, 2006

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