H.R.4598 - Gray Market Cigarettes Abolition Act of 2000106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Shaw, E. Clay, Jr. [R-FL-22] (Introduced 06/07/2000)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||06/07/2000 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4598 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Gray Market Cigarettes Abolition Act of 2000 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code with respect to cigarettes manufactured for export, but which nevertheless are sold domestically.
Introduced in House (06/07/2000)
Sets additional restrictions on tobacco products labeled for export.
Requires imported cigarettes to meet specified requirements of the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act, as well as other specified requirements.
Establishes additional civil penalties for, and requires the forfeiture of, cigarettes sold for domestic consumption without the precise warnings required by the Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act.