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H.R. 2610 (98th): Patent Law Amendments of 1983

A bill to amend the patent laws of the United States.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status


Apr 19, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.


Robert Kastenmeier

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district


See Instead:

S. 1538 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 24, 1984


Apr 19, 1983

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H.R. 2610 (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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