S. 1666 (112th): Employer Free Speech Act

Introduced:
Oct 06, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee) in a previous session of Congress

This bill was introduced on October 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced
Oct 06, 2011
 
Sponsor
John Thune
Junior Senator from South Dakota
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Oct 06, 2011
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 2854 (Related)
Employer Free Choice Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 07, 2011

H.R. 2833 (Related)
Employee Workplace Freedom Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 02, 2011

 
Full Title

A bill to prohibit the implementation of certain rules of the National Labor Relations Board relating to the posting of notices on unionization.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committees

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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Library of Congress Summary

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10/6/2011--Introduced.
Employer Free Speech Act - Declares that the proposed rule issued by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) entitled "Notification of Employee Rights under the National Labor Relations Act" and published in the Federal Register on August 30, 2011, shall have no force or effect.
(The proposed rule, at 76 Fed. Reg. 54006, would require employers, including labor organizations in their capacity as employers, to post notices informing employees of their rights to bargain collectively under the National Labor Relations Act.)

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