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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 10, 2009
Length: 10 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on March 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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231 Cosponsors (228 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Jun 26, 2007
Earlier Version — Failed Cloture in the Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 800 (110th).
Mar 10, 2009
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H.R. 1409 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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