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  1. Introduced Feb 17, 2014
  2. Passed Senate Mar 5, 2014
  3. Passed House Mar 17, 2014
  4. Signed into Law Mar 26, 2014

S 1354

Idaho Senate Bill

BAD FAITH ASSERTIONS - PATENT INFRINGEMENT - Adds to existing law to provide legislative findings and intent, to provide definitions, to provide that it is unlawful to make bad faith assertions of patent infringement, to provide provisions relating to personal jurisdiction, to grant certain authority to the Attorney General and district courts, to provide a private cause of action, remedies and damages and a limitation of action, to establish provisions relating to bond and to provide exemptions.
63nd Legislature, 1st Regular Session (2014)
Bill Subjects:
Judiciary Business and Consumers Legal Issues Legislative Affairs Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Sponsors (2):



Date Chamber  
Mar 26, 2014 Senate Signed by Governor on 03/26/14 Session Law Chapter 277 Effective: 07/01/2014
Mar 20, 2014 Senate Reported delivered to Governor on 03/20/14
Mar 19, 2014 Senate Reported signed by the Speaker & ordered delivered to Governor
Mar 19, 2014 House Received from Senate; Signed by Speaker; Returned to Senate
Mar 18, 2014 Senate Reported enrolled; signed by President; to House for signature of Speaker
Mar 18, 2014 Senate Returned From House Passed; referred to enrolling
Mar 17, 2014 House Rules Suspended: Ayes 68 Nays 0 Abs/Excd 2, read three times - PASSED - 65-1-4AYES -- Agidius, Anderson(01), Anderson(31), Anderst, Andrus, Barrett, Bateman, Batt, Bell, Bolz, Boyle, Burgoyne, Chew, Clow, Collins, Crane, Dayley, DeMordaunt, Denney, Erpelding, Eskridge, Gannon, Gestrin, Gibbs, Hancey, Harris, Hartgen, Henderson, Hixon, Holtzclaw, Horman, Kauffman, King, Kloc, Loertscher, Luker, Malek, McDonald, McMillan, Meline, Mendive, Miller, Monks, Morse, Moyle, Packer, Palmer, Pence, Perry, Raybould, Ringo, Romrell, Rusche, Shepherd, Sims, Smith, Stevenson, Trujillo, VanOrden, Vander Woude, Wood(27), Wood(35), Woodings, Youngblood, Mr. SpeakerNAYS -- BarbieriAbsent -- Nielsen, Rubel, Thompson, WillsFloor Sponsor - MalekTitle apvd - to Senate - Related Vote
Mar 17, 2014 House Read second time; Filed for Third Reading
Mar 14, 2014 House Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation, Filed for Second Reading
Mar 6, 2014 House Read First Time, Referred to Judiciary, Rules, & Administration
Mar 6, 2014 House Received from the Senate, Filed for First Reading
Mar 5, 2014 Senate Rules Suspended (2/3 Vote - Read in full as required) - PASSED - 33-2-0AYES -- Bair, Bayer, Bock, Brackett, Buckner-Webb, Cameron, Davis, Fulcher, Goedde, Guthrie, Hagedorn, Heider, Hill, Johnson, Keough, Lacey, Lakey, Lodge, Martin, Mortimer, Nonini, Nuxoll, Patrick, Pearce, Rice, Schmidt, Siddoway, Stennett, Thayn, Tippets, Ward-Engelking, Werk, WinderNAYS -- McKenzie, VickAbsent and excused -- NoneFloor Sponsor - LakeyTitle apvd - to House - Related Vote
Mar 5, 2014 Senate Read second time as amended, filed for Third reading
Mar 4, 2014 Senate Read first time as amended, filed for Second Reading
Mar 4, 2014 Senate Reported engrossed, filed for first reading, as amended
Mar 4, 2014 Senate Amendments reported printed
Mar 4, 2014 Senate Amendments ordered printed; referred for engrossment
Mar 4, 2014 Senate Reported out without recommendation, as amended
Mar 4, 2014 Senate Placed in the Committee of the Whole
Mar 4, 2014 Senate Reported out of committee; to 14th Order for amendment
Feb 18, 2014 Senate Reported Printed; referred to Judiciary & Rules
Feb 17, 2014 Senate Introduced; read first time; referred to JR for Printing

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