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. Representative for American Samoa. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 7, 2013
Length: 2 pages
Jan 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 5, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.
Nov 14, 2012
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5934 (112th).
Jan 22, 2013
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Mar 5, 2013
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 338 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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