To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes.
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Feb 5, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 11, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2015
Length: 84 pages
Earlier Version — Passed House
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