S. 1041 (110th): Employee Free Choice Act of 2007


Mar 29, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 29, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward “Ted” Kennedy

Senator from Massachusetts



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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2007
Length: 9 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 800 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Jun 26, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

Summary (CRS)

3/29/2007--Introduced.Employee Free Choice Act of 2007- Amends the National Labor Relations Act to require the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to certify a bargaining representative without directing an election if ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 29, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1041”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


46 cosponsors (44D, 2I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 560 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2009

H.R. 800 (Related)
Employee Free Choice Act of 2007

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Jun 26, 2007

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