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Text of the National Right-to-Work Act

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Mar 5, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 946

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 5, 2013

(for himself, Mrs. Bachmann, Mr. Bachus, Mr. Barr, Mr. Barton, Mrs. Black, Mr. Bonner, Mr. Boustany, Mr. Brady of Texas, Mr. Broun of Georgia, Mr. Bucshon, Mr. Chabot, Mr. Cole, Mr. Cotton, Mr. Cramer, Mr. Crawford, Mr. Duncan of South Carolina, Mr. Duncan of Tennessee, Mr. Fincher, Mr. Fleming, Ms. Foxx, Mr. Gardner, Mr. Gingrey of Georgia, Mr. Gohmert, Mr. Goodlatte, Mr. Gosar, Mr. Graves of Georgia, Mr. Griffin of Arkansas, Mr. Griffith of Virginia, Mr. Harper, Mr. Harris, Mr. Huelskamp, Mr. Huizenga of Michigan, Ms. Jenkins, Mr. Jordan, Mr. LaMalfa, Mr. Lamborn, Mr. Long, Mrs. Lummis, Mr. McClintock, Mr. Meadows, Mr. Mulvaney, Mr. Nugent, Mr. Nunnelee, Mr. Palazzo, Mr. Perry, Mr. Pittenger, Mr. Poe of Texas, Mr. Roe of Tennessee, Mr. Ross, Mr. Salmon, Mr. Scalise, Mr. Schweikert, Mr. Stockman, Mr. Walberg, Mr. Westmoreland, Mr. Wilson of South Carolina, and Mr. Yoho) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce

A BILL

To preserve and protect the free choice of individual employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, or to refrain from such activities.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the National Right-to-Work Act.

2.

Amendments to the national labor relations Act

(a)

Section 7 of the National Labor Relations Act (the Act) (29 U.S.C. 157) is amended by striking except to and all that follows through authorized in section 8(a)(3) .

(b)

Section 8(a) of the Act (29 U.S.C. 158(a)) is amended by striking : Provided, That and all that follows through retaining membership in paragraph (3).

(c)

Section 8(b) of the Act (29 U.S.C. 158(b)) is amended by striking or to discriminate and all that follows through retaining membership in paragraph (2) and by striking covered by an agreement authorized under subsection (a)(3) of this section in paragraph (5).

(d)

Section 8(f) of the Act (29 U.S.C. 158(f)) is amended by striking clause (2) and by redesignating clauses (3) and (4) as (2) and (3), respectively.

3.

Amendment to the Railway Labor Act

Section 2 of the Railway Labor Act (45 U.S.C. 152) is amended by striking paragraph Eleventh.