H.R.5822 - Boko Haram Terrorist Designation Act of 2012112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Meehan, Patrick [R-PA-7] (Introduced 05/17/2012)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||06/04/2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
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Summary: H.R.5822 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/17/2012)
Boko Haram Terrorist Designation Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of State to report to Congress on whether the Nigerian organization People Committed to the Propagation of the Prophet's Teachings and Jihad (Boko Haram) meets the criteria for designation as a foreign terrorist organization.
States that nothing in this Act may be construed to infringe upon Nigeria's sovereignty to combat militant or terrorist groups operating inside its boundaries.