S. 1027 (110th): PACT Act


Mar 29, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 17, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Herbert “Herb” Kohl

Senator from Wisconsin



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Last Updated: Sep 11, 2007
Length: 54 pages

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H.R. 4081 (same title)
Passed House — Sep 10, 2008

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prevent tobacco smuggling, to ensure the collection of all tobacco taxes, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/11/2007--Reported to Senate without amendment.Prevent All Cigarette Trafficking Act of 2007 or the PACT Act - Amends the Jenkins Act to revise provisions governing the collection of taxes on, and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 29, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 17, 2007
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1027”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3810 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 3, 2006

S. 1147 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Mar 31, 2010

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