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      senate Committees
      Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
    IntroducedApril 18th, 2013

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Title

Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2013

Official Title

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars.

Summary

Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2013 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to exempt traditional large and premium cigars from regulation by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and from user fees assessed on tobacco products by the FDA.