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IP Legislation in the 115th Congress

The table below delineates some of the key bills of the 115th Congress and their status as they work their way through the system.  The House bills are in the top table and the Senate bills are immediately below the House bills. 

House of Representatives

Introduced Bill​ House Committee​ Full House​ Senate Committee​ Full Senate​ Current Status​/Comments
​H.R. 5447​, Music Modernization Act ​Approved by House Judiciary Committee, 34-0 on 4/11/18 ​Previously introduced as H.R. 4706, Music Modernization Act of 2017​. 

See also: S. 2334​, Music Modernization Act of 2018, introduced 1/24/18
H.R. 5340, STRONGER Patents Act of 2018 ​See also: S. 1390​, STRONGER Patents Act of 2017, introduced 6/21/17
H.R. 3945, CASE Act of 2017
H.R. 3301, CLASSICS Act​ ​See also: S. 2393, CLASSICS Act, introduced 2/7/2018
H.R. 1695,​ the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act ​Approved as reported by House Judiciary Committee, 27-1 on 3/27/17. House Report 115-91. Approved by roll call vote 378-48 on 4/26/17. AIPLA Letter in support of H.R. 1695 3/27/17

​See also: S. 1010, the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017, introduced 5/2/17.

           
H.R. 881, AMP Act ​See also: S.2625, AMP Act, introduced 3/22/18


Senate

 
Introduced Bill​ House Committee​ Full House​ Senate Committee​ Full Senate​ Current Status​/Comments
S. 2625​, AMP Act ​See also: H.R. 881, AMP Act, introduced 2/6/17
S.2601, BIG Data for IP Act
S.2559​Marrakesh Treaty Implementation Act​ ​​​AIPLA Letter in Support of S. 2559, 3/13/18
S. 2393​CLASSICS Act ​See also: H.R. 3301, CLASSICS Act, introduced 7/19/17
S. 2334Music Modernization Act of 2018 ​See also: H.R. 4706, Music Modernization Act of 2017, introduced 12/21/17
S. 1390the STRONGER Patents Act of 2017 ​See also: H.R. 5340, STRONGER Patents Act of 2018, introduced 3/20/18
S. 1010the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017 ​See also: H.R. 1695​, the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act
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