New Cosponsor — Dec 4, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Tim Scott [R-SC]
The bill now has 27 cosponsors (27 Republicans).
May 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 17, 2012
Length: 5 pages
Referred to Committee — May 24, 2012
To require a report on the designation of Boko Haram as a foreign terrorist organization, and for other purposes.
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Last Action: May 24, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5822 — 112th Congress: Boko Haram Terrorist Designation Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5822
“H.R. 5822 — 112th Congress: Boko Haram Terrorist Designation Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. August 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5822>
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