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H.R. 1999: Fair Licensing Access for Governments Act of 2019

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To amend the Trademark Act of 1946 to provide for the registration of marks consisting of the flag, coat of arms, or other official insignia of the United States, any State or municipality of the United States, or any foreign nation.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Hakeem Jeffries

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 1, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 1, 2019
Status

Introduced on Apr 1, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 1, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

The House Majority Leader indicated on May 10, 2019 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

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3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Apr 1, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

May 10, 2019
 
On House Schedule

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

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1999 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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