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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jul 25, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
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
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.
7/25/1985--Introduced.Smokeless Tobacco Control Act of 1985 - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (Secretary) to develop educational programs and materials and public service announcements respecting the dangers to ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3078”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr3078>
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