H.R. 5934 (112th): Stop Tobacco Smuggling in the Territories Act of 2012

Introduced:

Jun 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 14, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Eni Faleomavaega

Delegate for American Samoa At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Jun 8, 2012
 
Introduced

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Nov 14, 2012
 
Passed House

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.

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