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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Delegate for American Samoa. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 15, 2012
Length: 2 pages
Jun 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
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.
Jun 8, 2012
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Nov 14, 2012
Passed House (Senate next)
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.
Mar 5, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 338 (113th).
H.R. 5934 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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