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S. 678 (112th): Economic Espionage Penalty Enhancement Act

A bill to increase the penalties for economic espionage.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Herbert “Herb” Kohl

Sponsor. Senator for Wisconsin. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2011
Length: 6 pages
Introduced:

Mar 30, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Mar 30, 2011
 
Introduced

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Dec 8, 2011
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 678 (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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