H.R. 6432 (112th): Patent Law Treaties Implementation Act of 2012


Sep 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lamar Smith

Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 26 pages

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S. 3486 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 18, 2012

About the bill

Full Title

To implement the provisions of the Hague Agreement and the Patent Law Treaty.

Summary (CRS)

9/19/2012--Introduced.Patent Law Treaties Implementation Act of 2012 - Amends federal patent law to implement the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs and the ... Read more >

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Sep 19, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6432”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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S. 3486 (Related)
Patent Law Treaties Implementation Act of 2012

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 18, 2012

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