A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to strengthen the laws against the counterfeiting of trademarks, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Apr 7, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 7, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6175 (97th).
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Companion Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 875 (98th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 2447 (98th).
H.R. 2447 (98th) was 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.
This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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