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2017 Regular Session



Public Senior Higher Education Institutions - Policies Related to Inventions and Patents

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Delegate Waldstreicher


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting a public senior higher education institution from qualifying to receive student financial assistance or research funding from the State unless the institution adopts specified policies relating to inventions and patents; specifying that the policy must encompass specified requirements; prohibiting an institution from assigning or exclusively licensing a patent to a patent assertion entity; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Waldstreicher
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Appropriations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Industry and Technology
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Education

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November 28, 2017 1:06 P.M.