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Titles (3)

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Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Introduced

STRONGER Patents Act of 2017
Support Technology and Research for Our Nation's Growth and Economic Resilience Patents Act of 2017

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Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to strengthen the position of the United States as the world's leading innovator by amending title 35, United States Code, to protect the property rights of the inventors that grow the country's economy.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
06/21/2017Introduced in Senate

All Actions (2)

Date All Actions
04/18/2018Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
06/21/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Cotton, Tom [R-AR]* 06/21/2017
Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL]* 06/21/2017
Sen. Hirono, Mazie K. [D-HI]* 06/21/2017

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Senate Judiciary06/21/2017 Referred to
04/18/2018 Hearings by

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Introduced in Senate (06/21/2017)

Support Technology and Research for Our Nation's Growth and Economic Resilience Patents Act of 2017 or the STRONGER Patents Act of 2017

This bill makes several changes to the patent law, including the procedures that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office uses to conduct administrative patent validity reviews.