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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Vermont. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Apr 25, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 25, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 26, 2016
Earlier Version — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1402 (114th).
Apr 25, 2017
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S. 927 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Patents for Humanity Program Improvement Act, S. 927, 115th Cong. (2017).
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