A bill to allow acceleration certificates awarded under the Patents for Humanity Program to be transferable.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
May 20, 2015
Passed Senate on May 26, 2016
This bill passed in the Senate on May 26, 2016 and goes to the House next for consideration.
Senior Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: May 27, 2016
Length: 2 pages
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The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Signed by the President
S. 1402 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1402 — 114th Congress: Patents for Humanity Program Improvement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s1402
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