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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. May 3, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr3078>
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