S. 2904 (99th): Berne Convention Implementation Act of 1986


Oct 1, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 1, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Mathias Jr.

Senator from Maryland


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 17 of the United States Code to implement the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works, as revised at Paris on July 24, 1971, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Berne Convention Implementation Act of 1986 - Amends the copyright law to implement the Berne Convention, the Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works signed at Berne on ... Read more >

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Oct 1, 1986

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