About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
4/6/2006--Introduced.Allows the Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to accept an application for an extension of the term of a patent which claims a product, a ...
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Apr 6, 2006
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5120”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
26 cosponsors (14R, 12D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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