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Jun 26, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
This bill was introduced on June 26, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district
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.
6/26/1991--Introduced.Cigarette Export Labeling Act - Requires cigarettes being exported to bear the Surgeon General's warnings required by the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act. Makes it unlawful to advertise abroad ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr2779>
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