Labor-Management Relations Act

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Labor-Management Relations Act

Federal legislation (29 U.S.C.A. § 141 et seq. [1947]), popularly known as the Taft-Hartley Act, which governs the conduct of designated union activities, such as by proscribing strikes and boycotts, and establishes the framework for the resolution of labor disputes in times of national emergencies.


Labor Law; Labor Union.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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During this time period, the Labor-Management Relations Act of 1947, better known as the Taft-Hartley Act, provided fundamental guidelines for the establishment and operation of pension plans administered jointly by an employer and a union.
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On April 11, House Republicans passed the Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor-Management Relations Act by a margin of 219-209.

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