H.R. 5773: Stop Tobacco Smuggling in the Insular Areas Act of 2016

To amend title 18, United States Code, to include certain insular areas 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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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 13, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jul 13, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 13, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Gregorio Sablan

Delegate for the Northern Mariana Islands

Independent

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jul 13, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5773 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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