S. 1523 (112th): Protecting Jobs From Government Interference Act


Sep 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lindsey Graham

Senator from South Carolina



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Last Updated: Sep 8, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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H.R. 2587 (same title)
Passed House — Sep 15, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prohibit the National Labor Relations Board from ordering any employers to close, relocate, or transfer employment under any circumstance.

Summary (CRS)

9/8/2011--Introduced.Protecting Jobs From Government Interference Act - Amends the National Labor Relations Act to deny the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) any power to:(1) order an employer (or seek an ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 8, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1523”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


19 cosponsors (19R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2587 (Related)
Protecting Jobs From Government Interference Act

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 15, 2011

S. 1720 (Related)
Jobs Through Growth Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 18, 2011

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