Reviews recent and current Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) appropriations process, highlighting regulation of use of annual appropriations and use of patent and trademark processing fees to fund PTO operations.
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Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Resources, Science, and Industry Division. U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Appropriations Process