S. 1770 (113th): FAIR Act


Nov 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jeff Flake

Junior Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Nov 21, 2013
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for Federal civil liability for trade secret misappropriation in certain circumstances.

Summary (CRS)

Future of American Innovation and Research Act of 2013 or the FAIR Act - Authorizes the owner or lawful possessor of a covered trade secret (that is related to or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 21, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1770”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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