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Short Title(s) as Introduced

Tobacco Tax Equity Act of 2019

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax rate parity among all tobacco products, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
09/19/2019Introduced in Senate

All Actions (1)

Date All Actions
09/19/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (text: CR S5605-5606)
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (8)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]* 09/19/2019
Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA]* 09/19/2019
Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]* 09/19/2019
Sen. Reed, Jack [D-RI]* 09/19/2019
Sen. Hirono, Mazie K. [D-HI]* 09/19/2019
Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR]* 09/19/2019
Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA]* 09/19/2019
Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]* 09/19/2019

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Senate Finance09/19/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (09/19/2019)

Tobacco Tax Equity Act of 2019

This bill increases the excise tax on cigarettes and equalizes tax rates among all other tobacco products.