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


Jun 26, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

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


Chester Atkins
Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district

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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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Jun 26, 1991


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