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  • EnactedDecember 22nd, 2010
    The President signed this bill into law
  • The senate Passed July 13th, 2009
    Passed by Voice Vote
  • The house has not voted
      house Committees
      House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
      Environment, Technology, and Standards
      House Committee on Small Business
    IntroducedJune 19th, 2009

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Title

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

Official Title

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.

Summary

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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