New Cosponsors — Aug 1, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY16]
New Cosponsor: Rep. John Tierney [D-MA6, 1997-2014]
The bill now has 29 cosponsors (16 Republicans, 13 Democrats).
Jun 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on June 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2012
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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 ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6012 — 112th Congress: To authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to provide to owners of certain intellectual property .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6012
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