S.J.Res. 36 (112th): A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation election procedures.


Feb 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Enzi

Senator from Wyoming



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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

2/16/2012--Introduced.Disapproves and nullifies the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and published December 22, 2011, relating to representation election procedures. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 16, 2012

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Apr 19, 2012
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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 36”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.


44 cosponsors (44R) (show)
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Apr 24, 2012 2:16 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Rejected 45/54

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 103 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 16, 2012

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