H.R. 6012 (112th): To authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to provide to owners of certain intellectual property rights information on, and unredacted samples and images of, semiconductor chip products suspected of being imported in violation of the rights of the owner of a registered mark or the owner of a mask work.

Introduced:

Jun 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael McCaul
Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district
Republican

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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
6/21/2012--Introduced.Amends the federal criminal code to exempt the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) from disclosure of confidential information violations when the Secretary shares certain information and materials with intellectual property ...

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History

Introduced
Jun 21, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
29 cosponsors (16R, 13D) (show)
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