A bill to clarify the scope of the Economic Espionage Act of 1996.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Vermont. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 20, 2012
Length: 1 page
What legislators are saying
“Senate Approves Leahy Bill to Address Trade Secret Theft”
— Sen. Patrick Leahy [D-VT] (Sponsor) on Nov 28, 2012
S. 3642 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3642. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Theft of Trade Secrets Clarification Act of 2012, Pub. L. No. 112-236, S. 3642, 112th Cong..
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