Summary: S.473 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.473. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (02/22/1991)

Sports Service Mark Protection Act - Amends the Lanham Trademark Act to prohibit States from using a service mark owned by a professional or amateur sports organization in any lottery, sweepstakes, or other betting or gambling scheme. Declares that any lottery or other scheme based on games of such organizations shall be deemed to exploit the service mark owned by them.