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A Legislative History of the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016: Other

A compilation of legislative source documents for the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016. This legislation created a federal civil cause of action for trade secret misappropriation.


The materials on this page are not traditional legislative history documents.  They are listed here to provide context for the Defend Trade Secrets Act's development and eventual passage.

Table of Contents

White House.  HABS Collection, Library of Congress


The following are salient documents cited in House and Senate reports.

Sources of Statutory Text

Associated Legislative Histories

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