S. 1959 (112th): Haqqani Network Terrorist Designation Act of 2012

Introduced:

Dec 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Aug 10, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 10, 2012.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-168

Sponsor:

Richard Burr
Senior Senator from North Carolina
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require a report on the designation of the Haqqani Network as a foreign terrorist organization and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 6036 (Related)
Haqqani Network Terrorist Designation Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 27, 2012

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1959” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

History

Introduced
Dec 7, 2011
Passed Senate
Dec 17, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House with Changes
Jul 17, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Senate Agreed to Changes
Jul 26, 2012
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 10, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
15 cosponsors (11R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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