H.R. 2679: Preventing Unionization of Revenue Service Employees Act

113th Congress, 2013–2015. Text as of Jul 11, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2679

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 11, 2013

(for himself, Mr. Scalise, Mr. Tipton, Mr. Rokita, Mr. Fleming, Mr. Cole, Mrs. Lummis, Mr. LaMalfa, Mr. Franks of Arizona, Mr. Brooks of Alabama, Mr. Southerland, Mr. Coble, and Mr. Griffin of Arkansas) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A BILL

To exclude the Internal Revenue Service from the provisions of title 5, United States Code, relating to labor-management relations.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Preventing Unionization of Revenue Service Employees Act or the PURSE Act .

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Exclusion of Internal Revenue Service

(a)

In general

Section 7103(a)(3) of title 5, United States Code, is amended—

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in subparagraph (G), by striking or;

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in subparagraph (H), by striking the period and inserting ; or; and

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by adding after subparagraph (H) the following:

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the Internal Revenue Service;

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(b)

Effective date

The amendments made by this section shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act, notwithstanding any provision of law, rule, or regulation, or of any preexisting collective bargaining agreement.