House Votes To Freeze NLRB Until Quorum Fight Resolved

Law360, New York (April 12, 2013, 4:25 PM EDT) -- The House passed a bill Friday that would freeze the National Labor Relations Board until it resolves questions about its authority to act following the D.C. Circuit's bombshell ruling that two of the three current NLRB members' recess appointments were unconstitutional.

The Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor-Management Relations Act — H.R. 1120 — passed the House by a largely party-line vote of 219-209 on Friday afternoon, inspiring praise from Republican proponents who said the bill would stop the labor board from exacerbating current uncertainty and sharp criticism...
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