Intellectual property created by state employees; adds new reporting requirements. (HB716)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Intellectual property created by state employees.  Adds new reporting requirements for agencies that seek patent protection or seek to license or transfer any interest in intellectual property developed by state employees. The bill also makes several technical changes to the requirements of the intellectual property policy developed by the Secretary of Administration. To accommodate the technical changes, the bill also extends the reporting deadline for the Secretary of Administration in developing a statewide policy and guidelines. Amends § 2.2-2822, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103245D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/20/2010Passed by in Science and Technology with letter

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB242.


Virginia ITSP Association, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

Technology, Commerce - Intellectual Property