H.R. 662 (114th): Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2015

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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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 2, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2015, 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 2, 2015
Length: 4 pages

History

Feb 2, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 662 (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.

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