S. 978 (112th): A bill to amend the criminal penalty provision for criminal infringement of a copyright, and for other purposes.
May 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Minnesota
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Last Updated: May 12, 2011
Length: 3 pages
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- 6/20/2011--Reported to Senate without amendment.Amends the federal criminal code to provide for imprisonment for up to 5 years, a fine, or both, for criminal infringement of a copyright where the ...
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