ERIC Number: ED478998
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003-May
Reference Count: N/A
Youth Smoking Prevention and State Revenue Enforcement Act, Hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, The Internet, and Intellectural Property of the House of Representatives, Committee on the Judiciary on H.R. 1839. 108th Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on the Judiciary.
The purpose of this hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property was to consider H.R. 1839, the "Youth Smoking Prevention and State Revenue Enforcement Act." The bill would authorize State attorneys to bring a civil action seeking injunctive relief in an appropriate U.S. district court for violations of the Jenkins Act. Opening statements were given by Representative Lamar Smith, Representative Martin T. Meehan, and Representative Mark Green. Additional testimony was presented by: (1) Paul L. Jones, Director, Homeland Security and Justice; (2) Henry "Hank" O. Armour, Chairman, National Association of Convenience Stores; (3) Matthew Myers, President, National Center for Tobacco-Free Kids; and (5) Patrick Fleenor, Chief Economist. Appendixes contain material submitted for the hearing record. (GCP)
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Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on the Judiciary.