H.R. 6520 (111th): Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Repeal Act of 2010

To provide for the repeal of the Department of Defense policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces known as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell".

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Dec 14, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Referred to Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on December 14, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 2965: Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Repeal Act of 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 2010. (compare text)

Patrick Murphy

Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2010
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Dec 14, 2010

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H.R. 6520 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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