S. 441: Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2015

A bill 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 10, 2015


Referred to Committee on Feb 10, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 10, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Bill Nelson

Senior Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2015
Length: 4 pages


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


Feb 10, 2015

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Reported by Committee

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 441 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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