On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H R 1249 To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. Lamar Smith [R-TX21] on March 30, 2011, H.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act.

Congress
112th Congress
Date
Jun 23, 2011
Chamber
House
Number
#490
Result:
Failed

Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Aye 172
 
 
40%
1 171
  No 251
 
 
58%
234 17
Not Voting 8
 
 
2%
4 4
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