H.R. 792 (113th): Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2013

Introduced:

Feb 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bill Posey

Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2013
Length: 4 pages

See Instead:

S. 772 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 18, 2013

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1639 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 15, 2011

H.R. 662 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 2, 2015

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History

Introduced
Feb 15, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
167 cosponsors (139R, 28D) (show)
Committee Assignments
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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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