S. 2267 (113th): Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2014


Apr 29, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Chris Coons

Senator from Delaware



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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2014
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to modify chapter 90 of title 18, United States Code, to provide Federal jurisdiction for theft of trade secrets.

Summary (CRS)

4/29/2014--Introduced.Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2014 - Amends the federal criminal code to authorize an owner of a trade secret who is aggrieved by an act of economic espionage, theft ... Read more >

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Apr 29, 2014

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2267”). 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 (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 5233 (Related)
Trade Secrets Protection Act of 2014

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 17, 2014

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