Vote — Nov 30, 2015 7:04 p.m.
Apr 7, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
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
A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to strengthen the laws against the counterfeiting of trademarks, and for other purposes.
4/7/1983--Introduced.Trademark Counterfeiting Act of 1983 - Amends the Federal criminal code to establish penalties of up to five years' imprisonment and/or a $250,000 fine ($1,000,000 fine for a corporation) for ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6175 (97th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 875 (98th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 2447 (98th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2447”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 1982
Last Action: Jun 28, 1984
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2447 — 98th Congress: Trademark Counterfeiting Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2447
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