S. 4023 (111th): Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Repeal Act of 2010

A bill 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.

Overview

Introduced:

Dec 10, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Ordered Reported (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on December 13, 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)
Sponsor:

Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut

Independent

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 13, 2010
Length: 6 pages

History

Dec 10, 2010
 
Introduced

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Dec 13, 2010
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 4023 (111th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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