An Act To amend the Trademark Act of 1946 and title 35 of the United States Code to change the name of the Patent Office to the "Patent and Trademark Office"

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The terms "Patent Office" and " Commissioner of Patents" in all laws of the United States shall mean "Patent and Trademark Office" and "Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks", respectively.


  • United States Patent Office
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • Patent and Trademark Office
  • Patent Office
  • Trademark Act of 1946


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  • 88 Stat. 1949
  • Title 35, Patents
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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88 Stat. 1949 (1974); Pub. L. No. 93-596 (Book)

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  • 1976
  • 01/02/1975


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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 1949

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