H.R. 1695: Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017

To amend title 17, United States Code, to provide additional responsibilities for the Register of Copyrights, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 23, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported by Committee on Mar 29, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 29, 2017.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Apr 19, 2017 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Apr 25, 2017 5 p.m. — House Committee on Rules

Sponsor:

Bob Goodlatte

Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2017
Length: 8 pages

Prognosis:

4% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Mar 23, 2017
 
Introduced

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Mar 29, 2017
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Apr 19, 2017
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Apr 20, 2017
 
Text Published

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Apr 20, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on the Judiciary

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1695 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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