Representative John Conyers, Jr. (1929 - )In Congress 1965 - 2017
Legislation Sponsored or Cosponsored by John Conyers, Jr.
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- AMENDMENT1. H.Amdt.589 — 113th Congress (2013-2014) Description: Amendment sought to exclude from the bill's scope any executive actions taken to combat discrimination or to protect civil rights. Amends Bill: H.R.4138 Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] (Offered 03/12/2014) Latest Action: 03/12/14 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 188 - 227 (Roll no. 120). (All Actions)
- AMENDMENT2. H.Amdt.527 — 113th Congress (2013-2014) Description: Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to insert a complete new text entitled "Deceptive Patent Practices Reduction Act" which promoted transparency in patent ownership; protected customers who are targeted in infringement suits; directed the PTO to develop educational resources for small businesses; and instructed the PTO and others to prepare reports on several issues including the use of deceptive demand letters. Amends Bill: H.R.3309 Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] (Offered 12/05/2013) Latest Action: 12/05/13 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A008) Failed by recorded vote: 157 - 258 (Roll no. 628). (All Actions)