H.R. 4221 (112th): Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa Act of 2012
Mar 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Christopher “Chris” Smith
Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2012
Length: 21 pages
- See Instead:
S. 2215 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Sep 19, 2012
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To create jobs in the United States by increasing United States exports to Africa by at least 200 percent in real dollar value within 10 years, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2013
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2012
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7 cosponsors (5D, 2R) (show)(joined Mar 20, 2012)(joined Mar 22, 2012)(joined Apr 16, 2012)(joined May 30, 2012)(joined Jul 11, 2012)(joined Jul 25, 2012)(joined Dec 31, 2012)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4221 — 112th Congress: Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4221
“H.R. 4221 — 112th Congress: Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. March 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4221>
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