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CSHB 5 - Cigarette and Tobacco Tax Increase - Key Vote

Texas Key Votes




Stage Details

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (77-68) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (14-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Cigarette and Tobacco Tax Increase

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the tax on cigarettes by $1.00 or $1.04 per pack of twenty cigarettes, depending on weight, and the tax on other tobacco products, excluding cigars, to 40 percent of the manufacturerÂ’s list price excluding special discounts, effective January 1, 2007.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Cigarette and Tobacco Tax Increase


  • Steve Ogden (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
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