H.Res. 210 (109th): Supporting the goals of World Intellectual Property Day, and recognizing the importance of intellectual property in the United States and worldwide.

Introduced:
Apr 12, 2005 (109th Congress, 2005–2006)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sponsor
Robert Wexler
Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Apr 28, 2005
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
S.Con.Res. 28 (Related)
A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress on World Intellectual Property Day ...

Passed Senate
Last Action: Apr 26, 2005

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 28, 2005. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Apr 12, 2005
Referred to Committee Apr 12, 2005
Reported by Committee Apr 20, 2005
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Apr 28, 2005
 
Summary

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree
Apr 28, 2005 8:42 p.m.
Passed 315/0

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
Committees

House Judiciary

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

 
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Notes

H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

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4/28/2005--Passed House without amendment.
Expresses support for the goals of World Intellectual Property Day (April 26, 2005) to promote, inform, and teach the importance of intellectual property as a tool for economic, social, and cultural development.
Congratulates the World Intellectual Property Organization for building awareness of the value of intellectual property and developing the necessary infrastructure to help citizens take full advantage of their own creativity.
Recognizes that intellectual property continues to face serious, new challenges, which affects prospects for future growth of the U.S. economy.

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