Mar 2, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 2, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2005
Length: 8 pages
About the bill
To amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", with a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1246 (110th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1059 — 109th Congress: Military Readiness Enhancement Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr1059
“H.R. 1059 — 109th Congress: Military Readiness Enhancement Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. September 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr1059>
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