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S. 1838: Protecting Workers and Improving Labor Standards Act

A bill to repeal the authority under the National Labor Relations Act for States to enact laws prohibiting agreements requiring membership in a labor organization as a condition of employment, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Elizabeth Warren

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2017
Length: 2 pages

Sep 19, 2017


Introduced on Sep 19, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on September 19, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Sep 19, 2017

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Ordered Reported

Passed Senate (House next)

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1838 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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