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Sen. Hirono Introduces Bill to Require Voluntary Collection of Demographic Information for Patent Inventors


WASHINGTON, Aug. 1 -- Sen. Mazie K. Hirono, D-Hawaii, has introduced legislation (S. 4394) to amend chapter 11 of title 35, U.S. Code, "to require the voluntary collection of demographic information for patent inventors."

The bill was introduced on July 30 and was co-sponsored by Sens. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., and Christopher Coons, D-Del. It was referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee.

For more information, Sen. Mazie K. Hirono, 713 Hart Senate Office Building, Washingt . . .

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