About the bill
To amend title 18, United States Code, to include certain territories and possessions of the United States in the definition of State for the purposes of chapter 114, relating to trafficking in contraband cigarettes and smokeless tobacco.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 338 (113th).
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5934 — 112th Congress: Stop Tobacco Smuggling in the Territories Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5934
“H.R. 5934 — 112th Congress: Stop Tobacco Smuggling in the Territories Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. July 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5934>
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