Plant Breeders Equity Act of 2002 hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, on H.R. 5119, September 19, 2002 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property

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  • Plants, Cultivated -- United States -- Patents,
  • Plant breeders -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States,
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