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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.

Totals

All Votes R D
Aye 40%
 
 
172
1
 
171
 
No 58%
 
 
251
234
 
17
 
Not Voting 2%
 
 
8
4
 
4
 

Date: Jun 23, 2011

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Failed

Source: house.gov

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