Enacted — Signed by the President — Jan 14, 2013
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 14, 2013.
Mar 30, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 16, 2011
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 16, 2011.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 10, 2011
Length: 58 pages
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 14, 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1249 — 112th Congress: Leahy-Smith America Invents Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1249
“H.R. 1249 — 112th Congress: Leahy-Smith America Invents Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. June 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1249>
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