H.R. 3078 (99th): Smokeless Tobacco Control Act of 1985
Jul 25, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 25, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district
About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to establish a Federal initiative respecting the dangers of smokeless tobacco, to provide assistance to States for programs respecting such dangers, and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to disallow a deduction for smokeless tobacco advertising expenses, to impose an excise tax of 32 cents an ounce on smokeless tobacco, and to establish a trust fund for cancer research and smokeless tobacco educational activities.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 7, 1986
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4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3078 — 99th Congress: Smokeless Tobacco Control Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr3078
“H.R. 3078 — 99th Congress: Smokeless Tobacco Control Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. March 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr3078>
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