S. 1519 (114th): PORTS Act

A bill to amend the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947 to address slowdowns, strikes, and lock-outs occurring at ports in the United States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jun 4, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 4, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Cory Gardner

Junior Senator from Colorado



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Last Updated: Jun 17, 2015
Length: 9 pages


Jun 4, 2015

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Jun 17, 2015
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S. 1519 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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