35 U.S.C. § 157

Current through P.L. 116-155 (8/8/2020)
Section 157 - Repealed

35 U.S.C. § 157

Pub. L. 112-29, §3(e)(1), Sept. 16, 2011, 125 Stat. 287

Section, added Pub. L. 98-622, title I, §102(a), Nov. 8, 1984, 98 Stat. 3383; amended Pub. L. 106-113, div. B, §1000(a)(9) [title IV, §4732(a)(10)(A), (11)], Nov. 29, 1999, 113 Stat. 1536, 1501A-582, 1501A-583; Pub. L. 107-273, div. C, title III, §13206(b)(1)(B), Nov. 2, 2002, 116 Stat. 1906; Pub. L. 112-29, §20(j), Sept. 16, 2011, 125 Stat. 335, related to statutory invention registration.

EFFECTIVE DATE OF REPEALRepeal effective upon the expiration of the 18-month period beginning on Sept. 16, 2011, and applicable to any request for a statutory invention registration filed on or after that effective date, see section 3(e)(3) of Pub. L. 112-29 set out as an Effective Date of 2011 Amendment note under section 111 of this title.

invention
The term "invention" means invention or discovery.