To require a report on the designation of Boko Haram as a foreign terrorist organization, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 17, 2012
Length: 5 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 17, 2012
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H.R. 5822 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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