H.R. 662: 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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Feb 2, 2015


Referred to Committee on Feb 2, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 2, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Bill Posey

Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2015
Length: 4 pages


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Feb 2, 2015

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