37 CFR 501.1 - Purpose.

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§ 501.1 Purpose.

The purpose of this part is to provide for the administration of a uniform patent policy for the Government with respect to the rights in inventions made by Government employees and to prescribe rules and regulations for implementing and effectuating such policy.

[ 61 FR 40999, Aug. 7, 1996]

This is a list of United States Code sections, Statutes at Large, Public Laws, and Presidential Documents, which provide rulemaking authority for this CFR Part.

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Presidential Documents

Executive Order ... 10096

Executive Order ... 10695

Executive Order ... 10930

Title 37 published on 20-Dec-2017 04:15

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 37 CFR Part 501 after this date.

  • 2013-01-23; vol. 78 # 15 - Wednesday, January 23, 2013
    1. 78 FR 4764 - Redelegations of Authority Resulting From the America COMPETES Act
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, National Technical Information Service, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Under Secretary for Technology
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective on January 23, 2013. The incorporation by reference of certain publications listed in the rule is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as of January 23, 2013.
      15 CFR Chapter II, Parts 272 and 273