To amend the National Labor Relations Act to ensure the right of employees to a secret ballot election conducted by the National Labor Relations Board.
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Mar 9, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2011
Length: 5 pages
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2346 (113th).
H.R. 972 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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