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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

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".


Actions Overview (1)

Date
12/14/2010Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date
12/23/2010Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
12/14/2010Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/14/2010Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (78)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Hoyer, Steny H. [D-MD-5]* 12/14/2010
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-20] 12/15/2010
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-8] 12/15/2010
Rep. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI-2] 12/15/2010
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-10] 12/15/2010
Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-23] 12/15/2010
Rep. Fattah, Chaka [D-PA-2] 12/15/2010
Rep. Levin, Sander M. [D-MI-12] 12/15/2010
Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-32] 12/15/2010
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] 12/15/2010
Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] 12/15/2010
Rep. Polis, Jared [D-CO-2] 12/15/2010
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-CA-53] 12/15/2010
Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-15] 12/15/2010
Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] 12/15/2010
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-23] 12/15/2010
Rep. Sestak, Joe [D-PA-7] 12/15/2010
Rep. Andrews, Robert E. [D-NJ-1] 12/15/2010
Rep. Holt, Rush [D-NJ-12] 12/15/2010
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 12/15/2010
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-14] 12/15/2010
Rep. Woolsey, Lynn C. [D-CA-6] 12/15/2010
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-6] 12/15/2010
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 12/15/2010
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-9] 12/15/2010
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 12/15/2010
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5] 12/15/2010
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] 12/15/2010
Rep. Harman, Jane [D-CA-36] 12/15/2010
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] 12/15/2010
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-5] 12/15/2010
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4] 12/15/2010
Rep. Miller, George [D-CA-7] 12/15/2010
Rep. Schwartz, Allyson Y. [D-PA-13] 12/15/2010
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-3] 12/15/2010
Rep. Israel, Steve [D-NY-2] 12/15/2010
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 12/15/2010
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-34] 12/15/2010
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-39] 12/15/2010
Rep. Wu, David [D-OR-1] 12/15/2010
Rep. Klein, Ron [D-FL-22] 12/15/2010
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-10] 12/15/2010
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-7] 12/15/2010
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 12/15/2010
Rep. Stark, Fortney Pete [D-CA-13] 12/15/2010
Rep. Crowley, Joseph [D-NY-7] 12/15/2010
Rep. Berkley, Shelley [D-NV-1] 12/15/2010
Rep. Hall, John J. [D-NY-19] 12/15/2010
Rep. Hinchey, Maurice D. [D-NY-22] 12/15/2010
Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large] 12/15/2010
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 12/15/2010
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-12] 12/15/2010
Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-51] 12/15/2010
Rep. Kilroy, Mary Jo [D-OH-15] 12/15/2010
Rep. Capuano, Michael E. [D-MA-8] 12/15/2010
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-27] 12/15/2010
Rep. Sutton, Betty [D-OH-13] 12/15/2010
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-28] 12/15/2010
Rep. Waxman, Henry A. [D-CA-30] 12/15/2010
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-29] 12/15/2010
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2] 12/15/2010
Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] 12/15/2010
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-14] 12/15/2010
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-17] 12/15/2010
Rep. Honda, Michael M. [D-CA-15] 12/15/2010
Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2] 12/15/2010
Rep. Shea-Porter, Carol [D-NH-1] 12/15/2010
Rep. Weiner, Anthony D. [D-NY-9] 12/15/2010
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 12/15/2010
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-16] 12/15/2010
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 12/15/2010
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-18] 12/15/2010
Rep. Hirono, Mazie K. [D-HI-2] 12/15/2010
Rep. Bishop, Timothy H. [D-NY-1] 12/15/2010
Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] 12/15/2010
Rep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6] 12/15/2010
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] 12/15/2010
Rep. Sanchez, Loretta [D-CA-47] 12/15/2010

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Armed Services12/14/2010 Referred to
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel12/23/2010 Referred to

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Introduced in House (12/14/2010)

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.