(July 5, 1935, ch. 372, § 9,49 Stat. 453; June 23, 1947, ch. 120, title I, § 101,61 Stat. 143; Oct. 22, 1951, ch. 534, § 1(c), (d),65 Stat. 601; Pub. L. 86–257, title II, § 201(d), title VII, § 702,Sept. 14, 1959, 73 Stat. 525, 542.)
1959—Subsec. (c)(3). Pub. L. 86–257
, § 702, substituted “Employees engaged in an economic strike who are not entitled to reinstatement shall be eligible to vote under such regulations as the Board shall find are consistent with the purposes and provisions of this subchapter in any election conducted within twelve months after the commencement of the strike” for “Employees on strike who are not entitled to reinstatement shall not be eligible to vote.”
Subsecs. (f), (g). Pub. L. 86–257
, § 201(d), repealed subsecs. (f) and (g) which required unions to file their constitutions, bylaws and a report, prescribed the contents of the report and directed the filing of annual financial reports, and are now covered by section
of this title.
Subsec. (h). Pub. L. 86–257
, § 201(d), repealed subsec. (h) which related to affidavits showing union’s officers free from Communist Party affiliation or belief.
1951—Subsec. (e). Act Oct. 22, 1951, § 1(c), struck out par. (1) and renumbered pars. (2) and (3) as (1) and (2).
Subsecs. (f) to (h). Act Oct. 22, 1951, § 1(d), struck out “No petition under section
shall be entertained” wherever appearing.
1947—Act June 23, 1947, amended section generally to allow employees to carry their grievances directly to the employer, to circumscribe certain powers of the Board, to make the union file with the Secretary of Labor its constitution, bylaws, and report before being certified as a bargaining agent, to require annual reports by labor unions, and to require labor unions to file affidavits with the Board showing that none of its officers are affiliated with or believe in the Communist Party.
Effective Date of 1959 Amendment
Amendment by section 702 ofPub. L. 86–257
effective sixty days after Sept. 14, 1959, see section 707 ofPub. L. 86–257
, set out as a note under section
of this title.
Effective Date of 1947 Amendment
For effective date of amendment by act June 23, 1947, see section 104 of act June 23, 1947, set out as a note under section
of this title.
Certain Certifications of Bargaining Units Unaffected
Section 103 of title I of act June 23, 1947, provided that: “No provisions of this title [amending this subchapter] shall affect any certification of representatives or any determination as to the appropriate collective-bargaining unit, which was made under section 9 of the National Labor Relations Act [this section] prior to the effective date of this title [sixty days after June 23, 1947] until one year after the date of such certification or if, in respect of any such certification, a collective-bargaining contract was entered into prior to the effective date of this title [sixty days after June 23, 1947], until the end of the contract period or until one year after such date, whichever first occurs.”