About the bill
A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1145 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 515 — 111th Congress: Patent Reform Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s515
“S. 515 — 111th Congress: Patent Reform Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s515>
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