H.R. 3042: Stop Tobacco Sales to Youth Act of 2015

To amend the Act of October 19, 1949 (15 U.S.C. 375 et seq.; commonly referred to as the "Jenkins Act"), to prevent the interstate sale and delivery of electronic cigarettes, cigars, and pipe tobacco to minors in violation of law.

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Jul 13, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jul 13, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 13, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Rosa DeLauro

Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2015
Length: 8 pages


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Jul 13, 2015

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Passed House

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