< Back to H.R. 4134 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)

Text of To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that any person who, for a commercial purpose, makes available ...

...purpose, makes available for consumer use a machine capable of producing tobacco products, is a manufacturer of tobacco products.

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Mar 5, 2012 (Introduced).

Source: GPO

I

112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4134

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 5, 2012

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

A BILL

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that any person who, for a commercial purpose, makes available for consumer use a machine capable of producing tobacco products, is a manufacturer of tobacco products.

1.

Facilitating the production of tobacco products for commercial purposes

(a)

In general

Subsection (d) of section 5702 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by adding at the end the following new flush sentence:

Such term shall include any person who for commercial purposes makes available for consumer use a machine capable of producing tobacco products. In the case of any such use, such person shall be treated as having removed any such tobacco products so produced.

.

(b)

Effective date

The amendment made by this section shall apply to articles removed after the date of the enactment of this Act.