H.R.6286: Clarifying Authority over Nicotine Act of 2021

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced Dec. 14, 2021
  • Latest Major Action Dec. 15, 2021

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Bill Summary

Clarifying Authority over Nicotine Act of 2021 This bill expands the statutory authority of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to regulate tobacco products by amending the definition of such products. Currently, the statute defines tobacco products as products intended for human consumption that are made or derived from tobacco. The bill amends the definition to also include products that contain nicotine from any source, excluding foods...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 15, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Dec. 14, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Dec. 14, 2021

Introduced in the House by Mikie Sherrill (D-N.J.)

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