H.AMDT.71 to H.R.1256

Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to insert a complete new text with provisions that create a Tobacco Harm Reduction Center under the Department of HHS to regulate all tobacco products and establish a regulatory scheme to provide for tobacco prevention, education and cessation programs.

H.AMDT.71(A002)Substitute amendment
Amends: H.R.1256
Sponsor: Rep Buyer, Steve [IN-4](offered 4/1/2009)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to insert a complete new text with provisions that create a Tobacco Harm Reduction Center under the Department of HHS to regulate all tobacco products and establish a regulatory scheme to provide for tobacco prevention, education and cessation programs.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in part B of House Report 111-72 to create a Tobacco Harm Reduction Center under the Department of HHS to regulate all tobacco products and establishes a regulatory scheme to provide for tobacco prevention, education, and cessation programs.

STATUS:

    4/1/2009 8:12pm:
    Amendment (A002) in the nature of a substitute offered by Mr. Buyer. (consideration: CR H4344-4368; text: CR H4344-4365)
    4/2/2009 11:16am:
    The previous question was ordered on the bill, as amended, and the Buyer amendment thereto, pursuant to the rule. (consideration: CR H4412-4413)
    4/2/2009 11:32am:
    On agreeing to the Buyer amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 142 - 284 (Roll no. 185).

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