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H.R. 3459 (114th): Protecting Local Business Opportunity Act

The text of the bill below is as of Sep 9, 2015 (Introduced).


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114th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3459

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 9, 2015

(for himself, Mr. Roe of Tennessee, Mr. Walberg, Ms. Foxx, Mr. Rokita, Mr. Wilson of South Carolina, Mr. Hunter, Mr. Thompson of Pennsylvania, Mr. Salmon, Mr. Guthrie, Mr. Barletta, Mr. Heck of Nevada, Mr. Messer, Mr. Byrne, Mr. Carter of Georgia, Mr. Bishop of Michigan, Mr. Grothman, Mr. Russell, Mr. Curbelo of Florida, Mr. Allen, Mr. Chabot, Mr. Luetkemeyer, Mrs. Hartzler, Mr. Smith of Missouri, Mr. Hardy, and Mr. Knight) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce

A BILL

To clarify the treatment of two or more employers as joint employers under the National Labor Relations Act.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Protecting Local Business Opportunity Act.

2.

Treatment of joint employers

Section 2(2) of the National Labor Relations Act (29 U.S.C. 152(2)) is amended by adding at the end the following: Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, two or more employers may be considered joint employers for purposes of this Act only if each shares and exercises control over essential terms and conditions of employment and such control over these matters is actual, direct, and immediate..