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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H.R. 338 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 5, 2013

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History

Introduced
Jun 8, 2012
Passed House
Nov 14, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
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Votes

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