H.AMDT.187 to H.R.2410

Amendment provides that the policy of the United States, with respect to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, shall be to prevent any weakening of, and ensure robust compliance with and enforcement of, existing international legal requirements for the protection of intellectual property rights, related to energy or environmental technologies.

H.AMDT.187(A007)
Amends: H.R.2410
Sponsor: Rep Larsen, Rick [WA-2](offered 6/10/2009)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment provides that the policy of the United States, with respect to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, shall be to prevent any weakening of, and ensure robust compliance with and enforcement of, existing international legal requirements for the protection of intellectual property rights, related to energy or environmental technologies.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 7 printed in part C of House Report 111-143 to provide that the policy of the United States, with respect to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, shall be to prevent any weakening of, and ensure robust compliance with and enforcement of, existing international legal requirements for the protection of intellectual property rights, related to energy or environmental technologies.

STATUS:

    6/10/2009 2:38pm:
    Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Larsen (WA). (consideration: CR H6489-6490, H6511-6512; text: CR H6489)
    6/10/2009 5:58pm:
    On agreeing to the Larsen (WA) amendment Agreed to by recorded vote: 432 - 0 (Roll no. 323).

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