Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Apr 6, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on April 6, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 6, 2006
Length: 4 pages
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 ... Read more >
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