S. 217 (112th): Secret Ballot Protection Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jan 27, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 27, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jim DeMint
Senator from South Carolina
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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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Related Bills

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S. 478 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 26, 2009

H.R. 3487 (Related)
Job Creation Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 18, 2011

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The “S.” in “S. 217” 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
Jan 27, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
27 cosponsors (27R) (show)
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Votes

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