To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for increased penalties for foreign and economic espionage, and for other purposes.
Jun 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 14, 2013
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 14, 2013.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 2, 2013
Length: 2 pages
This bill incorporates provisions from:
S. 678: Economic Espionage Penalty Enhancement Act
Ordered Reported by Committee on Dec 8, 2011. 76% incorporated. (compare text)
S. 1002: Safe Doses Act
Ordered Reported by Committee on Mar 8, 2012. 9% incorporated. (compare text)
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H.R. 6029 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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