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National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

Year of current version:2011
Date of entry into force of original text:December 31, 2011
Date of Text (Enacted):December 31, 2011
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012, Public Law Number 112-81, 125 Stat. 1298 (enacted December 31, 2011) includes Sec. 818(g) granting Department of Homeland Security with explicit authority to give right holders more information to help with infringement determinations; and Sec. 818(h) amending 18 U.S.C. 2320 to enhance penalties for infringing goods sold to, or for use by, the military, law enforcement, critical infrastructure or national security applications.
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