Summary: H.R.4607 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.4607. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/25/2002)

Joseph Moakley Memorial Fire Safe Cigarette Act of 2002 - Directs the Consumer Product Safety Commission to prescribe fire safety standards for cigarettes to reduce the risk of ignition presented by cigarettes (including a proscription against the stockpiling of cigarettes to which the fire safety standards will apply).

Sets forth general test requirements.

Denies the Commission any jurisdiction over tobacco or tobacco products except as provided in this Act.