H. Amdt. 500 - Amendment Requires the United States Patent Trade Office to Provide Rules for the Exchange of Relevant Information During the Derivation Proceedings.

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This is an amendment to H.R. 1249 - Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
House Vote: On agreeing to the Speier amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.

PASSED by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Leahy-Smith America Invents Act

H.R. 1249 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
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Title
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform.
Other Titles
  • America Invents Act
  • America Invents Act
  • Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
  • Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
  • Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
Sponsor
Lamar Smith
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Commerce
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Administrative remedies
  • Advanced technology and technological innovations
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Competitiveness, trade promotion, trade deficits
  • Congressional oversight
  • Congressional tributes
  • Department of Commerce
  • Evidence and witnesses
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Federal district courts
  • Government buildings, facilities, and property
  • Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
  • Government investigations
  • Government trust funds
  • Intellectual property
  • Judges
  • Judicial review and appeals
  • Jurisdiction and venue
  • Legal fees and court costs
  • Michigan
  • Small business
  • State and local courts
  • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
  • User charges and fees
  • Virginia
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Major Actions
Introduced3/30/2011
Referred to Committee
Amendments (22 proposed)
Passed House6/23/2011
Passed Senate9/08/2011
Signed by President9/16/2011
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseAmendment 1 to H.R. 12496/23/2011This amendment PASSED the House
283 voted YES 140 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 2 to H.R. 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
105 voted YES 316 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 3 to H.R. 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
81 voted YES 342 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 9 to H.R. 12496/23/2011This amendment PASSED the House
223 voted YES 198 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 12 to H.R. 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
129 voted YES 295 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 13 to H.R. 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
92 voted YES 329 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 14 to H.R. 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
81 voted YES 342 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 15 to H.R. 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
158 voted YES 262 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 1249 To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform6/23/2011This motion DID NOT PASS the House
172 voted YES 251 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 1249 To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform6/23/2011This bill PASSED the House
304 voted YES 117 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Moore amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.6/23/2011PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.6/23/2011PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Lujan amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.6/23/2011PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Peters amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.6/23/2011PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Polis amendment (A008) Failed by voice vote.6/23/2011DID NOT PASS by voice vote
currently selectedHouseOn agreeing to the Speier amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.6/23/2011PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateOn the Cloture Motion H.R. 12499/06/2011This motion PASSED the Senate
93 voted YES 5 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 600 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)9/08/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
47 voted YES 51 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 595 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)9/08/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
13 voted YES 85 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 599 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)9/08/2011This amendment PASSED the Senate
50 voted YES 48 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn Passage of the Bill H.R. 12499/08/2011This bill PASSED the Senate
89 voted YES 9 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/30/2011
3/30/2011Subcommittee Hearings Held.
3/30/2011Referred to the Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet.
3/30/2011Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
3/30/2011Referred to House Judiciary
3/30/2011Referred to House Budget
4/11/2011Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet Discharged.
4/14/2011Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Put on a legislative calendar4/14/2011Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 32 - 3.
6/01/2011Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 112-98, Part I.
6/01/2011Committee on The Budget discharged.
Put on a legislative calendar6/01/2011Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
6/21/2011Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 316 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2021 and H.R. 1249. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. The resolution provides for one hour of general debate for H.R. 2021 and 80 minutes of general debate for H.R. 1249. The resolution also provides that for H.R. 1249, the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on the Judiciary shall be considered as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule.
6/22/2011Rule H. Res. 316 passed House.
6/22/2011Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 316.
6/22/2011Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2021 and H.R. 1249. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measures will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. The resolution provides for one hour of general debate for H.R. 2021 and 80 minutes of general debate for H.R. 1249. The resolution also provides that for H.R. 1249, the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on the Judiciary shall be considered as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule.
6/22/2011House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 316 and Rule XVIII.
6/22/2011The Speaker designated the Honorable Tom Graves to act as Chairman of the Committee.
6/22/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with twenty minutes of debate on the question of constitutionality of the measure.
6/22/2011GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 1249.
6/22/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Smith (TX) amendment.
6/22/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Smith (TX) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Smith (TX) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/22/2011Mr. Smith (TX) moved to rise.
6/22/2011On motion to rise Agreed to by voice vote.
6/22/2011Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 1249 as unfinished business.
6/23/2011Considered as unfinished business.
6/23/2011The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
6/23/2011UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced the unfinished business was on the question of adoption of an amendment which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings were postponed.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Conyers amendment no. 2.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Conyers amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Conyers demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Baldwin amendment no. 3.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Baldwin amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Ms. Baldwin demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Moore amendment no. 4.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment no. 5.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lujan amendment no. 6.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Peters amendment no. 7.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Polis (CO) amendment no. 8.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Conyers amendment no. 9.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Speier amendment no. 10.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Watt amendment no. 11.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Sensenbrenner amendment no. 12.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Sensenbrenner amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Sensenbrenner demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Manzullo amendment no. 13.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Manzullo amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Manzullo demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rohrabacher amendment no. 14.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Rohrabacher amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Rohrabacher demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Schock amendment no. 15.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Schock amendment, the Chair put t he question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Smith (TX) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on the adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings were postponed.
6/23/2011The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 1249.
6/23/2011The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
6/23/2011The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union. (text: CR 6/22/2011 H4433-4438)
6/23/2011Mr. Miller (NC) moved to recommit with instructions to Judiciary.
6/23/2011DEBATE - The House proceeded with ten minutes of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to report the same to the House with an amendment to require the U.S. Patent Office to prioritize patent applications filed by entities that pledge to develop or manufacture their products, processes, and technologies in the U.S., including, specifically, those filed by small businesses and individuals.
6/23/2011The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
6/23/2011Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
6/23/2011The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 1249.
6/23/2011Mr. Jackson (IL) raised a point of order. Subsequent to the completion of a roll call vote on the Conyers amendment No. 9, the final disposition was called into question and by unanimous consent, the proceedings were vacated and the Conyers amendment No. 9 was redesignated and the question of adoption was put again by the Chair de novo for a re-vote by the Committee of the Whole.
6/23/2011Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Smith (TX).
select this voteVote6/23/2011Amendment 1 to H.R. 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011Amendment 2 to H.R. 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011Amendment 3 to H.R. 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011Amendment 9 to H.R. 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011Amendment 12 to H.R. 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011Amendment 13 to H.R. 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011Amendment 14 to H.R. 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011Amendment 15 to H.R. 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 1249 To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage6/23/2011On Passage - House - H.R. 1249 To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform
6/23/2011Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Conyers.
6/23/2011Amendment (A003) offered by Ms. Baldwin.
6/23/2011Amendment (A004) offered by Ms. Moore.
select this voteVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Moore amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A005) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee (TX).
select this voteVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Lujan.
select this voteVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Lujan amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Peters.
select this voteVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Polis.
select this voteVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Polis amendment (A008) Failed by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Conyers.
6/23/2011Amendment (A010) offered by Ms. Speier.
currently selectedVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Speier amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Watt.
6/23/2011By unanimous consent, the Watt amendment was withdrawn.
6/23/2011Amendment (A012) offered by Mr. Sensenbrenner.
6/23/2011Amendment (A013) offered by Mr. Manzullo.
6/23/2011Amendment (A014) offered by Mr. Rohrabacher.
6/23/2011Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Schock.
6/23/2011Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Conyers.
6/27/2011Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar6/28/2011Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 87.
8/02/2011Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
8/02/2011Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate.
select this voteVote9/06/2011On the Cloture Motion H.R. 1249
9/07/2011Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
9/07/2011Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate.
9/07/2011Measure laid before Senate by motion.
9/08/2011Considered by Senate.
9/08/2011Message on Senate action sent to the House.
9/08/2011Amendment SA 595 proposed by Senator Cantwell.
9/08/2011Amendment SA 599 proposed by Senator Coburn.
9/08/2011Amendment SA 600 proposed by Senator Sessions.
select this voteVote9/08/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 600 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)
select this voteVote9/08/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 595 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)
select this voteVote9/08/2011On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 599 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)
select this voteSenate Vote on Passage9/08/2011On Passage of the Bill H.R. 1249
Presented to President9/12/2011Presented to President.
Signed9/16/2011Signed by President.
Enacted9/16/2011Became Public Law No: 112-29.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteH. Amdt. 491Smith, Lamar [R-TX21]June 22, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Manager's amendment makes numerous technical and clarifying changes to the bill.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 492Conyers, John [D-MI13]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to permit the conversion of the United States to a first-to-file system only upon a Presidential finding that other nations have adopted a similar one-year grace period.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 493Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to strike section 5 in the America Invents Act which expanded the prior-user rights defense to apply to all patents with minimal exceptions.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 494Moore, Gwen [D-WI4]June 23, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment allows the United States Patent Trade Office to develop methods for ways to track the diversity of patent applicants.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 495Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]June 23, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment expresses the sense of Congress that "the patent system should promote industries to continue to develop new technologies that spur growth and create jobs across the country".

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select this voteH. Amdt. 496Luján, Ben [D-NM3]June 23, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment lists criteria that the Patent Trade Office Director must take into account when selecting satellite offices in the United States.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 497Peters, Gary [D-MI14]June 23, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment mandates a United States Patent Trade Office led study with the Small Business Administration on how to better utilize existing government resources for education and technical assistance to help small businesses with international patent protection.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 498Polis, Jared [D-CO2]June 23, 2011Failed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to allow any tax strategy patent that was filed as of the date of enactment of the bill to move toward issuance by the Patent Trade Office.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 499Conyers, John [D-MI13]June 23, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment clarifies the deadline for filing patent term extension applications covering drug products that must be approved by the FDA.

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currently selectedH. Amdt. 500Speier, Jackie [D-CA14]June 23, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment requires the United States Patent Trade Office to provide rules for the exchange of relevant information during the derivation proceedings.

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June 23, 2011, 3:17 pm ET - Amendment (A010) offered by Ms. Speier.
June 23, 2011, 3:22 pm ET - On agreeing to the Speier amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.

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H. Amdt. 501Watt, Melvin [D-NC12]June 23, 2011Withdrawn on June 23, 2011.

An amendment numbered 11 printed in Part B of House Report 112-111 to add a severability clause protecting the remainder of the bill if the Supreme Court determines that certain sections or provisions are unconstitutional.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 502Sensenbrenner, F. [R-WI5]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to strike section 3 of the bill which created a first-to-file patent system.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 503Manzullo, Donald [R-IL16]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to strike the provision giving the United States Patent Trade Office the authority to set patent and trademark fees.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 504Rohrabacher, Dana [R-CA48]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to exempt small businesses from the post-grant reviews and reexaminations.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 505Schock, Aaron [R-IL18]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to strike section 18 which established a pilot program that allowed the United States Patent Trade Office to review certain low-quality business method patents.

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S. Amdt. 594Johnson, Ron [R-WI]September 7, 2011Offered on September 6, 2011.

Amendment information not available.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 595Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]September 7, 2011Failed by roll call vote on September 7, 2011.

To establish a transitional program for covered business method patents.

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S. Amdt. 596Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]September 7, 2011Offered on September 6, 2011.

Amendment information not available.

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S. Amdt. 597Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]September 7, 2011Offered on September 6, 2011.

Amendment information not available.

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S. Amdt. 598Paul, Rand [R-KY]September 7, 2011Offered on September 6, 2011.

Amendment information not available.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 599Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]September 7, 2011Offered on September 6, 2011.

To amend the provision relating to funding the Patent and Trademark Office by establishing a United States Patent and Trademark Office Public Enterprise Fund, and for other purposes.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 600Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]September 7, 2011Failed by roll call vote on September 7, 2011.

To strike the provision relating to the calculation of the 60-day period for application of patent term extension.

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Jim CooperDTN-5$0$0Yes
Jim CostaDCA-20$0$0Yes
Jerry CostelloDIL-12$0$0Yes
Joe CourtneyDCT-2$0$0Yes
Chip CravaackRMN-8$0$0Yes
Eric CrawfordRAR-1$0$0Yes
Ander CrenshawRFL-4$0$0Yes
Mark CritzDPA-12$0$0Yes
Joe CrowleyDNY-7$0$0Yes
Henry CuellarDTX-28$0$0Yes
John CulbersonRTX-7$0$0Yes
Elijah CummingsDMD-7$0$0Yes
Danny DavisDIL-7$0$0Yes
Geoff DavisRKY-4$0$0Yes
Susan DavisDCA-53$0$0Yes
Peter DeFazioDOR-4$0$0Yes
Diana DeGetteDCO-1$0$0Yes
Rosa DeLauroDCT-3$0$0Yes
Jeff DenhamRCA-19$0$0Yes
Charlie DentRPA-15$0$0Yes
Scott DesJarlaisRTN-4$0$0Yes
Theodore DeutchDFL-19$0$0Yes
Mario Diaz-BalartRFL-21$0$0Yes
Norm DicksDWA-6$0$0Yes
John DingellDMI-15$0$0Yes
Lloyd DoggettDTX-25$0$0Yes
Bob DoldRIL-10$0$0Yes
Joe DonnellyDIN-2$0$0Yes
Mike DoyleDPA-14$0$0Yes
David DreierRCA-26$0$0Yes
Sean DuffyRWI-7$0$0Yes
Jeff DuncanRSC-3$0$0Yes
John "Jimmy" DuncanRTN-2$0$0Yes
Donna EdwardsDMD-4$0$0Yes
Keith EllisonDMN-5$0$0Yes
Renee EllmersRNC-2$0$0Yes
Jo Ann EmersonRMO-8$0$0Yes
Eliot EngelDNY-17$0$0Yes
Anna EshooDCA-14$0$0Yes
Blake FarentholdRTX-27$0$0Yes
Sam FarrDCA-17$0$0Yes
Chaka FattahDPA-2$0$0Yes
Bob FilnerDCA-51$0$0Yes
Stephen FincherRTN-8$0$0Yes
Mike FitzpatrickRPA-8$0$0Yes
Jeff FlakeRAZ-6$0$0Yes
Charles FleischmannRTN-3$0$0Yes
John FlemingRLA-4$0$0Yes
Bill FloresRTX-17$0$0Yes
J. "Randy" ForbesRVA-4$0$0Yes
Jeff FortenberryRNE-1$0$0Yes
Virginia FoxxRNC-5$0$0Yes
Barney FrankDMA-4$0$0Yes
Trent FranksRAZ-2$0$0Yes
Rodney FrelinghuysenRNJ-11$0$0Yes
Marcia FudgeDOH-11$0$0Yes
Elton GalleglyRCA-24$0$0Yes
John GaramendiDCA-10$0$0Yes
Cory GardnerRCO-4$0$0Yes
Ernest Scott GarrettRNJ-5$0$0Yes
Jim GerlachRPA-6$0$0Yes
Bob GibbsROH-18$0$0Yes
Christopher GibsonRNY-20$0$0Yes
Gabrielle GiffordsDAZ-8$0$0Yes
John "Phil" GingreyRGA-11$0$0Yes
Louie GohmertRTX-1$0$0Yes
Charlie GonzalezDTX-20$0$0Yes
Bob GoodlatteRVA-6$0$0Yes
Paul GosarRAZ-1$0$0Yes
Trey GowdyRSC-4$0$0Yes
Kay GrangerRTX-12$0$0Yes
Sam GravesRMO-6$0$0Yes
John "Tom" GravesRGA-9$0$0Yes
Al GreenDTX-9$0$0Yes
Raymond "Gene" GreenDTX-29$0$0Yes
Tim GriffinRAR-2$0$0Yes
H. GriffithRVA-9$0$0Yes
Raúl GrijalvaDAZ-7$0$0Yes
Michael GrimmRNY-13$0$0Yes
Frank GuintaRNH-1$0$0Yes
Steven Brett GuthrieRKY-2$0$0Yes
Luis GutiérrezDIL-4$0$0Yes
Ralph HallRTX-4$0$0Yes
Colleen HanabusaDHI-1$0$0Yes
Richard HannaRNY-24$0$0Yes
Gregg HarperRMS-3$0$0Yes
Andy HarrisRMD-1$0$0Yes
Vicky HartzlerRMO-4$0$0Yes
Alcee HastingsDFL-23$0$0Yes
Richard "Doc" HastingsRWA-4$0$0Yes
Nan HayworthRNY-19$0$0Yes
Joseph HeckRNV-3$0$0Yes
Martin HeinrichDNM-1$0$0Yes
Jeb HensarlingRTX-5$0$0Yes
Wally HergerRCA-2$0$0Yes
Jaime Herrera BeutlerRWA-3$0$0Yes
Brian HigginsDNY-27$0$0Yes
Jim HimesDCT-4$0$0Yes
Maurice HincheyDNY-22$0$0Yes
Rubén HinojosaDTX-15$0$0Yes
Mazie HironoDHI-2$0$0Yes
Kathy HochulDNY-26$0$0Yes
Thomas "Tim" HoldenDPA-17$0$0Yes
Rush HoltDNJ-12$0$0Yes
Mike HondaDCA-15$0$0Yes
Steny H. HoyerDMD-5$0$0Yes
Tim HuelskampRKS-1$0$0Yes
Bill HuizengaRMI-2$0$0Yes
Randy HultgrenRIL-14$0$0Yes
Duncan HunterRCA-52$0$0Yes
Robert HurtRVA-5$0$0Yes
Jay InsleeDWA-1$0$0Yes
Steve IsraelDNY-2$0$0Yes
Darrell IssaRCA-49$0$0Yes
Sheila Jackson LeeDTX-18$0$0Yes
Jesse JacksonDIL-2$0$0Yes
Lynn JenkinsRKS-2$0$0Yes
Bill JohnsonROH-6$0$0Yes
Eddie Bernice JohnsonDTX-30$0$0Yes
Henry "Hank" JohnsonDGA-4$0$0Yes
Sam JohnsonRTX-3$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonRIL-15$0$0Yes
Walter JonesRNC-3$0$0Yes
Jim JordanROH-4$0$0Yes
Marcy KapturDOH-9$0$0Yes
William KeatingDMA-10$0$0Yes
Mike KellyRPA-3$0$0Yes
Dale KildeeDMI-5$0$0Yes
Ron KindDWI-3$0$0Yes
Pete KingRNY-3$0$0Yes
Steve KingRIA-5$0$0Yes
Jack KingstonRGA-1$0$0Yes
Adam KinzingerRIL-11$0$0Yes
Larry KissellDNC-8$0$0Yes
John KlineRMN-2$0$0Yes
Dennis KucinichDOH-10$0$0Yes
Steve LaTouretteROH-14$0$0Yes
Raúl LabradorRID-1$0$0Yes
Doug LambornRCO-5$0$0Yes
Leonard LanceRNJ-7$0$0Yes
Jeff LandryRLA-3$0$0Yes
Jim LangevinDRI-2$0$0Yes
James LankfordROK-5$0$0Yes
Rick LarsenDWA-2$0$0Yes
John LarsonDCT-1$0$0Yes
Tom LathamRIA-4$0$0Yes
Bob LattaROH-5$0$0Yes
Barbara LeeDCA-9$0$0Yes
Sandy LevinDMI-12$0$0Yes
Charles "Jerry" LewisRCA-41$0$0Yes
John LewisDGA-5$0$0Yes
Dan LipinskiDIL-3$0$0Yes
Frank LoBiondoRNJ-2$0$0Yes
Dave LoebsackDIA-2$0$0Yes
Zoe LofgrenDCA-16$0$0Yes
Billy LongRMO-7$0$0Yes
Nita LoweyDNY-18$0$0Yes
Frank LucasROK-3$0$0Yes
Blaine LuetkemeyerRMO-9$0$0Yes
Ben Ray LujánDNM-3$0$0Yes
Cynthia LummisRWY$0$0Yes
Dan LungrenRCA-3$0$0Yes
Stephen LynchDMA-9$0$0Yes
Connie MackRFL-14$0$0Yes
Carolyn MaloneyDNY-14$0$0Yes
Don ManzulloRIL-16$0$0Yes
Kenny MarchantRTX-24$0$0Yes
Tom MarinoRPA-10$0$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA-7$0$0Yes
Jim MathesonDUT-2$0$0Yes
Doris MatsuiDCA-5$0$0Yes
Carolyn McCarthyDNY-4$0$0Yes
Kevin McCarthyRCA-22$0$0Yes
Michael McCaulRTX-10$0$0Yes
Tom McClintockRCA-4$0$0Yes
Betty McCollumDMN-4$0$0Yes
Thaddeus McCotterRMI-11$0$0Yes
Jim McDermottDWA-7$0$0Yes
Jim McGovernDMA-3$0$0Yes
Patrick McHenryRNC-10$0$0Yes
Douglas "Mike" McIntyreDNC-7$0$0Yes
Howard P. "Buck" McKeonRCA-25$0$0Yes
David McKinleyRWV-1$0$0Yes
Cathy McMorris RodgersRWA-5$0$0Yes
Jerry McNerneyDCA-11$0$0Yes
Patrick MeehanRPA-7$0$0Yes
Gregory MeeksDNY-6$0$0Yes
John MicaRFL-7$0$0Yes
Mike MichaudDME-2$0$0Yes
Candice MillerRMI-10$0$0Yes
Gary MillerRCA-42$0$0Yes
George MillerDCA-7$0$0Yes
Jeff MillerRFL-1$0$0Yes
R. "Brad" MillerDNC-13$0$0Yes
Gwen MooreDWI-4$0$0Yes
Jim MoranDVA-8$0$0Yes
Mick MulvaneyRSC-5$0$0Yes
Chris MurphyDCT-5$0$0Yes
Tim MurphyRPA-18$0$0Yes
Sue MyrickRNC-9$0$0Yes
Jerry NadlerDNY-8$0$0Yes
Grace NapolitanoDCA-38$0$0Yes
Richard NealDMA-2$0$0Yes
Robert "Randy" NeugebauerRTX-19$0$0Yes
Kristi NoemRSD$0$0Yes
Richard NugentRFL-5$0$0Yes
Devin NunesRCA-21$0$0Yes
Alan NunneleeRMS-1$0$0Yes
Pete OlsonRTX-22$0$0Yes
John OlverDMA-1$0$0Yes
Bill OwensDNY-23$0$0Yes
Steven PalazzoRMS-4$0$0Yes
Frank PalloneDNJ-6$0$0Yes
Bill PascrellDNJ-8$0$0Yes
Ed PastorDAZ-4$0$0Yes
Ron PaulRTX-14$0$0Yes
Erik PaulsenRMN-3$0$0Yes
Donald PayneDNJ-10$0$0Yes
Steve PearceRNM-2$0$0Yes
Nancy PelosiDCA-8$0$0Yes
Mike PenceRIN-6$0$0Yes
Ed PerlmutterDCO-7$0$0Yes
Gary PetersDMI-9$0$0Yes
Collin PetersonDMN-7$0$0Yes
Tom PetriRWI-6$0$0Yes
Rochelle "Chellie" PingreeDME-1$0$0Yes
Joe PittsRPA-16$0$0Yes
Todd PlattsRPA-19$0$0Yes
Lloyd "Ted" PoeRTX-2$0$0Yes
Jared PolisDCO-2$0$0Yes
Mike PompeoRKS-4$0$0Yes
Bill PoseyRFL-15$0$0Yes
David PriceDNC-4$0$0Yes
Tom PriceRGA-6$0$0Yes
Ben QuayleRAZ-3$0$0Yes
Mike QuigleyDIL-5$0$0Yes
Nick RahallDWV-3$0$0Yes
Charlie RangelDNY-15$0$0Yes
Tom ReedRNY-29$0$0Yes
Denny RehbergRMT$0$0Yes
David ReichertRWA-8$0$0Yes
James RenacciROH-16$0$0Yes
Silvestre ReyesDTX-16$0$0Yes
Reid RibbleRWI-8$0$0Yes
Laura RichardsonDCA-37$0$0Yes
Cedric RichmondDLA-2$0$0Yes
Edward RigellRVA-2$0$0Yes
David RiveraRFL-25$0$0Yes
Martha RobyRAL-2$0$0Yes
David "Phil" RoeRTN-1$0$0Yes
Harold "Hal" RogersRKY-5$0$0Yes
Mike D. RogersRAL-3$0$0Yes
Mike RogersRMI-8$0$0Yes
Dana RohrabacherRCA-46$0$0Yes
Todd RokitaRIN-4$0$0Yes
Tom RooneyRFL-16$0$0Yes
Ileana Ros-LehtinenRFL-18$0$0Yes
Peter RoskamRIL-6$0$0Yes
Dennis RossRFL-12$0$0Yes
Mike RossDAR-4$0$0Yes
Steve RothmanDNJ-9$0$0Yes
Lucille Roybal-AllardDCA-34$0$0Yes
Ed RoyceRCA-40$0$0Yes
Jon RunyanRNJ-3$0$0Yes
C.A. "Dutch" RuppersbergerDMD-2$0$0Yes
Bobby RushDIL-1$0$0Yes
Paul RyanRWI-1$0$0Yes
Tim RyanDOH-17$0$0Yes
Loretta SanchezDCA-47$0$0Yes
John SarbanesDMD-3$0$0Yes
Steve ScaliseRLA-1$0$0Yes
Jan SchakowskyDIL-9$0$0Yes
Adam SchiffDCA-29$0$0Yes
Robert SchillingRIL-17$0$0Yes
Jeannette "Jean" SchmidtROH-2$0$0Yes
Aaron SchockRIL-18$0$0Yes
Kurt SchraderDOR-5$0$0Yes
Allyson SchwartzDPA-13$0$0Yes
David SchweikertRAZ-5$0$0Yes
Austin ScottRGA-8$0$0Yes
David ScottDGA-13$0$0Yes
Bobby ScottDVA-3$0$0Yes
Tim ScottRSC-1$0$0Yes
F. "Jim" SensenbrennerRWI-5$0$0Yes
José SerranoDNY-16$0$0Yes
Pete SessionsRTX-32$0$0Yes
Terri SewellDAL-7$0$0Yes
Brad ShermanDCA-27$0$0Yes
John ShimkusRIL-19$0$0Yes
Joseph Heath ShulerDNC-11$0$0Yes
Bill ShusterRPA-9$0$0Yes
Mike SimpsonRID-2$0$0Yes
Albio SiresDNJ-13$0$0Yes
Louise SlaughterDNY-28$0$0Yes
David Adam SmithDWA-9$0$0Yes
Adrian SmithRNE-3$0$0Yes
Chris SmithRNJ-4$0$0Yes
Lamar SmithRTX-21$0$0Yes
Steve SoutherlandRFL-2$0$0Yes
Karen "Jackie" SpeierDCA-12$0$0Yes
Fortney "Pete" StarkDCA-13$0$0Yes
Cliff StearnsRFL-6$0$0Yes
Steve StiversROH-15$0$0Yes
Marlin StutzmanRIN-3$0$0Yes
John SullivanROK-1$0$0Yes
Betty SuttonDOH-13$0$0Yes
Linda SánchezDCA-39$0$0Yes
Lee TerryRNE-2$0$0Yes
Bennie ThompsonDMS-2$0$0Yes
Glenn ThompsonRPA-5$0$0Yes
C. Mike ThompsonDCA-1$0$0Yes
William "Mac" ThornberryRTX-13$0$0Yes
Pat TiberiROH-12$0$0Yes
John TierneyDMA-6$0$0Yes
Scott TiptonRCO-3$0$0Yes
Paul TonkoDNY-21$0$0Yes
Ed TownsDNY-10$0$0Yes
Niki TsongasDMA-5$0$0Yes
Mike TurnerROH-3$0$0Yes
Fred UptonRMI-6$0$0Yes
Chris Van HollenDMD-8$0$0Yes
Nydia VelázquezDNY-12$0$0Yes
Pete ViscloskyDIN-1$0$0Yes
Tim WalbergRMI-7$0$0Yes
Greg WaldenROR-2$0$0Yes
Joe WalshRIL-8$0$0Yes
Tim WalzDMN-1$0$0Yes
Debbie Wasserman SchultzDFL-20$0$0Yes
Maxine WatersDCA-35$0$0Yes
Mel WattDNC-12$0$0Yes
Henry WaxmanDCA-30$0$0Yes
Daniel WebsterRFL-8$0$0Yes
Peter WelchDVT$0$0Yes
Allen WestRFL-22$0$0Yes
Lynn WestmorelandRGA-3$0$0Yes
Ed WhitfieldRKY-1$0$0Yes
Frederica WilsonDFL-17$0$0Yes
Addison "Joe" WilsonRSC-2$0$0Yes
Robert WittmanRVA-1$0$0Yes
Frank WolfRVA-10$0$0Yes
Steve WomackRAR-3$0$0Yes
Rob WoodallRGA-7$0$0Yes
Lynn WoolseyDCA-6$0$0Yes
David WuDOR-1$0$0Yes
John YarmuthDKY-3$0$0Yes
Kevin YoderRKS-3$0$0Yes
C. W. "Bill" YoungRFL-10$0$0Yes
Don YoungRAK$0$0Yes
Todd YoungRIN-9$0$0Yes

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