About the bill
- Full Title
To make exports of cigarettes and the advertising of cigarettes abroad subject to the same restrictions on labeling and advertising of cigarettes as apply to the sale or distribution and advertising of cigarettes in the United States.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jun 26, 1991
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2779”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
37 cosponsors (35D, 2R)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2779 — 102nd Congress: Cigarette Export Labeling Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr2779
“H.R. 2779 — 102nd Congress: Cigarette Export Labeling Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1991. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr2779>
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