Summary: H.R.4033 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.4033. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/25/2004)

Fair and Equitable Tobacco Reform Act of 2004 - Amends, and repeals, specified agricultural Acts to eliminate tobacco quota and price support programs.

Provides for: (1) transitional payments (funded by appropriations made by this Act) to tobacco quota holders and active producers of quota tobacco; (2) geographic restrictions on tobacco expansion through penalties for tobacco grown outside traditional tobacco counties; and (3) county committee resolution of payment disputes.