To prevent certain individuals purportedly appointed to the National Labor Relations Board from receiving salaries, and to prevent an unconstitutional quorum of the Board from taking agency actions, until there is a final decision in pending lawsuits regarding the constitutionality of certain alleged recess appointments.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 6, 2013
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Kelly Commends Supreme Court Decision to Strike Down Obama Recess Appointments”
— Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA16] (Sponsor) on Jun 26, 2014
Feb 6, 2013
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H.R. 557 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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