The Director may furnish certified copies of specifications and drawings of patents issued by the Patent and Trademark Office, and of other records available either to the public or to the person applying therefor.
35 U.S. Code § 9 - Certified copies of records
Based on Title 35, U.S.C., 1946 ed., § 14 (Mar. 3, 1891, ch. 541, § 1 (part), 26 Stat. 908, 940).
Reference to other records is added. The fee for certification is omitted as it appears in the table of fees.
A prior section 9 was renumbered section 8 of this title.
1975—Pub. L. 93–596 substituted “Patent and Trademark Office” for “Patent Office”.
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