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H.R. 4774 (96th): A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to provide that any employee who is a member of a religion or sect historically holding conscientious objection to joining or financially supporting a labor organization shall not be required to do so.

Sponsor and status

Introduced:

Jul 12, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 24, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 24, 1980.

Law:

Pub.L. 96-593

Sponsor:

Frank Thompson Jr.

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 24, 1980

History

Jul 12, 1979
 
Introduced

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Feb 12, 1980
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 13, 1980
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 24, 1980
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4774 (96th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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