S. 3182 (112th): Gender Equality in Combat Act


May 15, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kirsten Gillibrand

Senator from New York



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Last Updated: May 15, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require a report on implementation of a termination on the ground combat exclusion policy for female members of the Armed Forces.

Summary (CRS)

5/15/2012--Introduced.Gender Equality in Combat Act - Directs the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to report to the congressional defense committees on the implementation of a termination of the ground combat exclusion ... Read more >

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May 15, 2012

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5792 (Related)
Gender Equality Combat Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 16, 2012

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