Ensure the Right To Work without Payment of Dues or Fees to a Labor Union as a Condition of Employment
|Category:||Wage and Labor|
|Sponsor:||Representative Lawrence Lockman, House 30|
|Bill #:||LD 65|
UPDATE: This bill died in non-concurrence.
UPDATE: This bill received an Ought Not to Pass vote from the House. It is in the Senate. It will likely die in non-concurrence.
UPDATE: Divided report from committee.
This bill prohibits a person, either in the public or private sector, from being required to join a labor organization or pay any labor organization dues or fees as a condition of employment or continuation of employment, notwithstanding any state law to the contrary. A violation is a Class D crime and is also subject to civil damages and injunctive relief. The Attorney General is responsible for enforcement and is required to prosecute all violations.