Reviews issues relating to the transfer of technology resulting from federally-funded R&D to the private sector and State and local governments. Covers current Federal efforts to promote technology transfer, including the Federal Laboratory Consortium; P.L. 96-480, the Stevenson-Wydler Technology Innovation Act; P.L. 99-502, the Federal Technology Transfer Act; P.L. 100-418, the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act; patents; and the small business technology transfer program. Includes list of pending legislation.
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