A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on March 8, 2011 but was never passed by the House.
Senior Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Mar 8, 2011
Length: 118 pages
S. 23 (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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