S. 560 (111th): Employee Free Choice Act of 2009

Introduced:

Mar 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Edward “Ted” Kennedy
Senator from Massachusetts
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2009
Length: 9 pages

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 the 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.

S. 1041 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2007

H.R. 1409 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2009

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 560” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Mar 10, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
40 cosponsors (38D, 2I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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