H.R. 5822 (112th): Boko Haram Terrorist Designation Act of 2012

Introduced:

May 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 17, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patrick Meehan

Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 17, 2012
Length: 5 pages

See Instead:

S. 3249 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 24, 2012

About the bill

Full Title

To require a report on the designation of Boko Haram as a foreign terrorist organization, and for other purposes.

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S. 3249 (Related)
Boko Haram Terrorist Designation Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 24, 2012

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Introduced
May 17, 2012

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