Bill To Freeze NLRB Advances Despite Dems' Criticism

Law360, New York (April 10, 2013, 7:47 PM EDT) -- Legislation that would freeze the National Labor Relations Board in the aftermath of the D.C. Circuit's blockbuster Noel Canning ruling moved a step closer Wednesday to a vote on the House floor, despite Democratic criticism at a House Rules Committee hearing that the bill would increase — not alleviate — uncertainty.

By a 7-3 vote, the House Rules Committee passed a rule for consideration of H.R. 1120 — the Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor-Management Relations Act — on the House floor, which provides for one hour...
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