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HB 5 - Cigarette and Tobacco Tax Increase - Key Vote

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (82-57) - (Key vote)

Title: Cigarette and Tobacco Tax Increase

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the cigarette tax by $1.00 per pack and raises the tax on other tobacco products, excluding cigars, to 40 percent of the manufacturerÂ’s list price excluding special discounts, beginning September 1, 2006.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Cigarette and Tobacco Tax Increase

Sponsors

  • Peggy Hamric (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
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