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SB 116 (BR 192) - C. McDaniel, W. Westerfield

     AN ACT relating to intellectual property.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 367 to establish a bad-faith assertion of patent infringement as a violation of Kentucky's consumer protection chapter and authorize the utilization of the remedies available for those violations in addition to private remedies established in the bill.


     SCS - Insert provision to exempt molecular patents in pharmaceutical research from the scope of the bill.

     Feb 3-introduced in Senate
     Feb 5-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 14-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 24-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 25, 2014
     Feb 25-3rd reading, passed 31-7 with Committee Substitute ; received in House
     Feb 26-to Judiciary (H)
     Mar 24-taken from Judiciary (H); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (H)
     Mar 25-taken from Judiciary (H); 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (H)

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