H.R.2965 - Dont Ask, Dont Tell Repeal Act of 2010

To amend the Small Business Act with respect to the Small Business Innovation Research Program and the Small Business Technology Transfer Program, and for other purposes. view all titles (7)

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  • Official: To amend the Small Business Act with respect to the Small Business Innovation Research Program and the Small Business Technology Transfer Program, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Enhancing Small Business Research and Innovation Act of 2009 as introduced.
  • Short: Enhancing Small Business Research and Innovation Act of 2009 as reported to house.
  • Short: Enhancing Small Business Research and Innovation Act of 2009 as passed house.
  • Short: SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2009 as passed senate.
  • Popular: Dont Ask, Dont Tell Repeal Act of 2010 as introduced.
  • Short: Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010 as enacted.

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Result: Motion Agreed to - December 18, 2010

Roll call number 281 in the Senate

Question: On the Motion (Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2965)

 

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Would repeal the “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell” policy that bans gays from serving openly in the military 60 days after being signed into law.
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Official Summary

12/22/2010--Public Law. (This measure has not been amended since the House agreed to the Senate amendment with an amendment on December 15, 2010. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010 - Provides for repeal of the current Departmen

Official Summary

12/22/2010--Public Law. (This measure has not been amended since the House agreed to the Senate amendment with an amendment on December 15, 2010. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010 - Provides for repeal of the current Department of Defense (DOD) policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, to be effective 60 days after the Secretary of Defense has received DOD's comprehensive review on the implementation of such repeal, and the President, Secretary, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) certify to the congressional defense committees that they have considered the report and proposed plan of action, that DOD has prepared the necessary policies and regulations to exercise the discretion provided by such repeal, and that implementation of such policies and regulations is consistent with the standards of military readiness and effectiveness, unit cohesion, and military recruiting and retention. Provides that, until such time as the above conditions are met, the current policy shall remain in effect.

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