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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Stop Tobacco Smuggling in the Territories Act of 2012

Short Titles as Introduced

Stop Tobacco Smuggling in the Territories Act of 2012

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 18, United States Code, to include certain territories and possessions of the United States in the definition of State for the purposes of chapter 114, relating to trafficking in contraband cigarettes and smokeless tobacco.


Actions Overview (2)

Date
11/14/2012Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H6355)
06/08/2012Introduced in House

All Actions (9)

Date Chamber
11/15/2012SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
11/14/2012-1:17pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
11/14/2012-1:17pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6355)
11/14/2012-1:05pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5934.
11/14/2012-1:05pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6355-6357)
11/14/2012-1:05pmHouseMr. Coble moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
06/18/2012HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
06/08/2012HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
06/08/2012HouseIntroduced in House

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary06/08/2012 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security06/18/2012 Referred to
Senate Judiciary11/15/2012 Referred to

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Subjects (7)


Latest Summary (2)

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Passed House without amendment (11/14/2012)

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Stop Tobacco Smuggling in the Territories Act of 2012 - Amends the federal criminal code to include American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and Guam in the definition of "state" for purposes of provisions prohibiting trafficking in contraband cigarettes and smokeless tobacco.