H.R. 2584 (111th): To amend title 35, United States Code, to limit the patentability of tax planning methods.

Introduced:

May 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Frederick “Rick” Boucher

Representative for Virginia's 9th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: May 21, 2009
Length: 4 pages

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Summary (CRS)
5/21/2009--Introduced.Amends federal patent law to deny a patent for a tax planning method. Defines "tax planning method" as any method for reducing, minimizing, or deferring tax liability (not including tax ... Read more >
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Introduced
May 21, 2009

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45 cosponsors (24R, 21D) (show)
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