H.R. 800 (110th): Employee Free Choice Act of 2007

Introduced:

Feb 5, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on June 26, 2007.

Sponsor:

George Miller
Representative for California's 7th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2007
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the National Labor Relations Act to establish an efficient system to enable employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, to provide for mandatory injunctions for unfair labor practices during organizing efforts, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1409 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2009

S. 1041 (Related)
Employee Free Choice Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2007

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 800” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Feb 5, 2007
Reported by Committee
Feb 14, 2007
Passed House
Mar 1, 2007
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Failed Cloture in the Senate
Jun 26, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
233 cosponsors (226D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Mar 1, 2007 2:58 p.m.
Failed 164/264
Mar 1, 2007 3:07 p.m.
Failed 173/256
Mar 1, 2007 3:16 p.m.
Failed 173/256
Mar 1, 2007 3:56 p.m.
Passed 241/185
Jun 26, 2007 11:51 a.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 51/48

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