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Statutes mentioned in 35 USC 210 of the Bayh-Dole Act

When the Bayh-Dole Act was passed in 1980, it included a provision that identified 21 statutes over which the Act would take precedence. I have reordered them according to dates they appear to have been enacted, and provided some details of the referenced statutes.

35 U.S.C. 210 Precedence of chapter.

Bayh-Dole Timeline

For more information, KEI general website on the Bayh Dole Act



On December 12, 1980, P.L. 96-517, the Bayh-Dole Act was enacted into law. It is codified in 35 U.S.C. § 200-212

The Stevenson-Wydler Acts is enacted into law


The Bayh-Dole Act became effective on July 1, 1981


Notes on the Bayh-Dole Act of 1980

The Bayh-Dole Act (or University and Small Business Patent Procedures Act) was originally enacted in 1980 as Public Law 96-517, and was amended in 1984 by Public Law 98-620. Among other things, the Bayh-Dole Act was designed to facilitate the patenting of U.S. government funded inventions by universities, other non-profit entities and businesses.

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