Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 20, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004
This bill was introduced on May 20, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Ohio
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Last Updated: May 20, 2004
Length: 155 pages
Passed Senate — Oct 10, 2004
A bill to protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products.
5/20/2004--Introduced.Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the regulation of tobacco products by the Secretary of Health and ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2974 (108th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 2461 (108th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 666 (109th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2461”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2005
Last Action: Oct 10, 2004
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2461 — 108th Congress: Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s2461
“S. 2461 — 108th Congress: Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2004. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s2461>
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