H.R. 949 (111th): To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the collective bargaining rights and procedures for review of adverse actions of certain employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Feb 10, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Bob Filner
Representative for California's 51st congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Feb 10, 2009
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 4089 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 06, 2007

 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 10, 2009
Referred to Committee Feb 10, 2009
 
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Cosponsors
52 cosponsors (49D, 3R) (show)
Committees

House Veterans' Affairs

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2/10/2009--Introduced.
Repeals specified exceptions to rights of certain Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) employees to engage in collective bargaining.
Requires a final decision of the (VA) with respect to the review of an adverse personnel action against a (VA) employee to be issued not later than 60 days after such action has been appealed. Subjects such decision to judicial review in the appropriate U.S. District Court or, if the decision is made by a labor arbitrator, in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

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