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S. 139 (112th): Equal Access to Tax Planning Act

A bill to provide that certain tax planning strategies are not patentable, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Introduced (Enacted Via Other Measures)

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 1249: Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 16, 2011. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Max Baucus

Senator from Montana

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 25, 2011
Length: 2 pages

History

Jan 25, 2011
 
Introduced

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S. 139 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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