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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Delegate for the Northern Mariana Islands. Independent.
Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Jul 13, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 13, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 13, 2016
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H.R. 5773 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 5773 — 114th Congress: Stop Tobacco Smuggling in the Insular Areas Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5773
“H.R. 5773 — 114th Congress: Stop Tobacco Smuggling in the Insular Areas Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. May 21, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5773>
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