S. 1706 (112th): Smuggled Tobacco Prevention Act of 2011


Oct 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Oct 13, 2011
Length: 36 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce tobacco smuggling, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Smuggled Tobacco Prevention Act of 2011 or the STOP Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to restrict the sale, lease, export or import, or delivery of tobacco production machines ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 13, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1706”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3288 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 29, 2010

H.R. 3186 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 13, 2011

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