H.R. 2779 (102nd): Cigarette Export Labeling Act

Introduced:

Jun 26, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 26, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Chester Atkins

Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district

Democrat

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.

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History

Introduced
Jun 26, 1991

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Cosponsors
37 cosponsors (35D, 2R) (show)
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