Constitutional amendment; right to work (first reference). (SJ347)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Constitutional amendment (first resolution); right to work. Provides that any agreement or combination between any employer and any labor union or labor organization whereby persons not members of such union or organization shall be denied the right to work for the employer, or whereby such membership is made a condition of employment or continuation of employment by such employer, or whereby any such union or organization acquires an employment monopoly in any enterprise, is against public policy and an illegal combination or conspiracy. Read the Bill »

Status

01/27/2009: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 090113272
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/27/2009Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HJ640.

Comments

Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

The Virginia Interfaith Center opposes this bill.