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Posted On: May 10, 2017

The following is a bill introduced on right to work laws that if passed could affect Unions nationwide...Its gaining traction and has 8 co-sponsors so far.

Text: H.R.785 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)

There is one version of the bill.

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Introduced in House (02/01/2017)

115th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 785

 

To preserve and protect the free choice of individual employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, or to refrain from such activities.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 1, 2017

Mr. King of Iowa (for himself and Mr. Wilson of South Carolina) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To preserve and protect the free choice of individual employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, or to refrain from such activities.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “National Right-to-Work Act”.

SEC. 2. Amendments to the national labor relations Act.

(a) Section 7 of the National Labor Relations Act (the “Act”) (29 U.S.C. 157) is amended by striking “except to” and all that follows through “authorized in section 8(a)(3)”.

(b) Section 8(a) of the Act (29 U.S.C. 158(a)) is amended by striking “: Provided, That” and all that follows through “retaining membership” in paragraph (3).

(c) Section 8(b) of the Act (29 U.S.C. 158(b)) is amended by striking “or to discriminate” and all that follows through “retaining membership” in paragraph (2) and by striking “covered by an agreement authorized under subsection (a)(3) of this section” in paragraph (5).

(d) Section 8(f) of the Act (29 U.S.C. 158(f)) is amended by striking clause (2) and by redesignating clauses (3) and (4) as (2) and (3), respectively.

SEC. 3. Amendment to the Railway Labor Act.

Section 2 of the Railway Labor Act (45 U.S.C. 152) is amended by striking paragraph Eleventh.

And the following is a biull introduced that would tax the employer provided health care we currently get...possibly raising our taxes a couple of hundred $ or more per month.

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Introduced in House (01/04/2017)

115th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 285

 

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the individual and employer health insurance mandates.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 4, 2017

Mr. Turner (for himself, Mr. Farenthold, Mr. Duncan of South Carolina, Mr. DesJarlais, Mr. McClintock, Mr. Mullin, Mr. Roe of Tennessee, and Mr. Rogers of Alabama) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means


A BILL

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the individual and employer health insurance mandates.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Healthcare Tax Relief and Mandate Repeal Act”.

SEC. 2. Repeal of individual health insurance mandate.

Section 5000A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection:

“(h) Termination.—This section shall not apply with respect to any month beginning after December 31, 2013.”.

SEC. 3. Repeal of employer health insurance mandate.

(a) In general.—Chapter 43 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by striking section 4980H.

(b) Repeal of related reporting requirements.—Subpart D of part III of subchapter A of chapter 61 of such Code is amended by striking section 6056.

(c) Conforming amendments.—

(1) Section 6724(d)(1)(B) of such Code is amended by inserting “or” at the end of clause (xxiii), by striking “or” at the end of clause (xxiv), and by striking clause (xxv).

(2) Section 6724(d)(2) of such Code is amended by inserting “or” at the end of subparagraph (GG) and by striking subparagraph (HH).

(3) The table of sections for chapter 43 of such Code is amended by striking the item relating to section 4980H.

(4) The table of sections for subpart D of part III of subchapter A of chapter 61 of such Code is amended by striking the item relating to section 6056.

(5) Section 1513 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is amended by striking subsection (c).

(d) Effective dates.—

(1) IN GENERAL.—Except as otherwise provided in this subsection, the amendments made by this section shall apply to months and other periods beginning after December 31, 2013.

(2) REPEAL OF STUDY AND REPORT.—The amendment made by subsection (c)(5) shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act.


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