A bill to require a report on the designation of the Haqqani Network as a foreign terrorist organization and for other purposes.
Dec 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 10, 2012
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 10, 2012.
Senator from North Carolina
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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2012
Length: 3 pages
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 6036: Haqqani Network Terrorist Designation Act of 2012
Referred to Committee on Jun 27, 2012. 86% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 3073: To designate the Haqqani network as a foreign terrorist organization.
Referred to Committee on Sep 29, 2011. 39% incorporated. (compare text)
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Senate Agreed to Changes
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Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S. 1959 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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