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S. 294 (115th): Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2017

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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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Sponsor and status

Bill Nelson

Sponsor. Senator for Florida. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Feb 2, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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History

Feb 2, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 294 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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