H.R. 4221 (112th): Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa Act of 2012

Introduced:

Mar 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2012
Length: 21 pages

See Instead:

S. 2215 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Sep 19, 2012

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 20, 2012
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (5D, 2R) (show)
Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1777 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2013

S. 2215 (Related)
Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa Act of 2012

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2012

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