S. 2892 (96th): Patent Term Restoration Act of 1980


Jun 27, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Birch Bayh

Senator from Indiana


About the bill

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A bill to amend the patent law to restore the term of patent grant for the period of time that non-patent regulatory requirements prevent the marketing of a patented product.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Jun 27, 1980

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