House Passes Bill To Limit NLRB Authority

Law360, New York (September 15, 2011, 3:39 PM EDT) -- The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a bill aimed at curbing the National Labor Relations Board's authority to relocate jobs in the wake of the agency's April unfair labor practices complaint against Boeing Co.

The Protecting Jobs From Government Interference Act, H.R. 2587 — which was introduced by Rep. Tim Scott, R-S.C., on July 19 — passed the House by a vote of 238-186. The bill is part of the House Republican Plan for America's Job Creators, and is the first bill included in...
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