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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend chapter 49 of title 10, United States Code, to prohibit union organization in the Armed Forces.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
01/26/1977Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

Date
01/26/1977Referred to House Committee on Armed Services.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/26/1977Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (18)

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Cosponsor
Rep. Beard, Robin [R-TN-6]
Rep. Erlenborn, John N. [R-IL-14]
Rep. Kemp, Jack [R-NY-38]
Rep. Kelly, Richard [R-FL-5]
Rep. Ryan, Leo J. [D-CA-11]
Rep. Davis, Mendel J. [D-SC-1]
Rep. Mann, James R. [D-SC-4]
Rep. Burke, J. Herbert [R-FL-12]
Rep. Vander Jagt, Guy [R-MI-9]
Rep. Neal, Stephen L. [D-NC-5]
Rep. Duncan, John J. [R-TN-2]
Rep. Hightower, Jack E. [D-TX-13]
Rep. Crane, Philip M. [R-IL-12]
Rep. Levitas, Elliott H. [D-GA-4]

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Armed Services01/26/1977 Referred to

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Subjects (5)


Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (01/26/1977)

Makes it unlawful for any individual or entity to solicit to enroll or enroll any member of the armed forces in any labor organization, or for any member of the armed forces to join, or encourage other members to join, any labor union. Prescribes a penalty of not more than five years imprisonment for any individual violating this Act, and a fine of not less than $25,000 nor more than $50,000 for any labor organization in violation of this Act. (Adds 10 U.S.C. 975)