About the bill
- Full Title
To amend title 17, United States Code, with respect to works connected to certain funding agreements.
- Summary (CRS)
9/9/2008--Introduced.Fair Copyright in Research Works Act - Prohibits any federal agency from imposing any condition, in connection with a funding agreement, that requires the transfer or license to or for ...
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Sep 9, 2008
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Feb 3, 2009
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 801 (111th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6845”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
3 cosponsors (2R, 1D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 801 (111th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 3, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6845 — 110th Congress: Fair Copyright in Research Works Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6845
“H.R. 6845 — 110th Congress: Fair Copyright in Research Works Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6845>
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