H.R. 1355 (111th): National Labor Relations Modernization Act


Mar 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joe Sestak

Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the National Labor Relations Act to require employers to provide labor organizations with equal access to employees prior to an election regarding representation, to prevent delays in initial collective bargaining, and to strengthen enforcement against intimidation of employees by employers.

Summary (CRS)

3/5/2009--Introduced.National Labor Relations Modernization Act - Amends the National Labor Relations Act to set forth special procedural requirements for reaching an initial collective bargaining agreement following certification or recognition of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 5, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1355”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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


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

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