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

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.

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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



Oct 1, 1986

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S. 2904 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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