35 U.S. Code Part II - PATENTABILITY OF INVENTIONS AND GRANT OF PATENTS

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Chap. Sec. 10. Patentability of Inventions 100 11. Application for Patent 111 12. Examination of Application 131 13. Review of Patent and Trademark Office Decisions 141 14. Issue of Patent 151 15. Plant Patents 161 16. Designs 171 17. Secrecy of Certain Inventions and Filing Applications Abroad  [1] 181    So in original. Does not conform to chapter heading. 18. Patent Rights in Inventions Made with Federal Assistance 200
Amendments

2002—Pub. L. 107–273, div. C, title III, § 13206(a)(6),Nov. 2, 2002, 116 Stat. 1904, substituted “Examination of Application” for “Examination of Applications” in heading of chapter 12.
1982—Pub. L. 97–256, title I, § 101(6),Sept. 8, 1982, 96 Stat. 816, added item for chapter 18.
1975—Pub. L. 93–596, § 1,Jan. 2, 1975, 88 Stat. 1949, substituted “Patent and Trademark Office” for “Patent Office” in heading of chapter 13.


Footnotes
[1]  So in original. Does not conform to chapter heading.

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35 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large
§ 100nt new2012112-211 [Sec.] 103126 Stat. 1532
§ 1002012112-211 [Sec.] 102(1)126 Stat. 1531
§ 1022012112-211 [Sec.] 102(2)126 Stat. 1531
§ 1112012112-211 [Sec.] 201(a)126 Stat. 1533
§ 1112012112-211 [Sec.] 102(3)126 Stat. 1531
§ 1152012112-274 [Sec.] 1(f)126 Stat. 2456
§ 1152012112-211 [Sec.] 102(4)126 Stat. 1531
§ 1192012112-211 [Sec.] 202(b)(2)126 Stat. 1536
§ 1192012112-211 [Sec.] 201(c)(1)126 Stat. 1534
§ 1202012112-211 [Sec.] 202(b)(3)126 Stat. 1536
§ 1202012112-211 [Sec.] 102(5)126 Stat. 1531
§ 1222012112-211 [Sec.] 202(b)(4)126 Stat. 1536
§ 1232012112-274 [Sec.] 1(m)126 Stat. 2459
§ 1332012112-211 [Sec.] 202(b)(5)126 Stat. 1536
§ 135nt new2012112-274 [Sec.] 1(k)(2)126 Stat. 2458
§ 135nt new2012112-274 [Sec.] 1(k)(3)126 Stat. 2458
§ 1352012112-274 [Sec.] 1(k)(1)126 Stat. 2457
§ 1352012112-274 [Sec.] 1(e)(1)126 Stat. 2456
§ 135nt new2012112-274 [Sec.] 1(e)(2)126 Stat. 2456
§ 151new2012112-211 [Sec.] 202(b)(6) "151"126 Stat. 1536
§ 151repealed2012112-211 [Sec.] 202(b)(6)126 Stat. 1536
§ 1542012112-274 [Sec.] 1(h)126 Stat. 2457
§ 1542012112-211 [Sec.] 102(6)126 Stat. 1531
§ 1712012112-211 [Sec.] 202(a)126 Stat. 1535
§ 1732012112-211 [Sec.] 102(7)126 Stat. 1532

 

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