Senate Joint Resolution 27
115th Congress(2017-2018)
A joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to "Clarification of Employer's Continuing Obligation to Make and Maintain an Accurate Record of Each Recordable Injury and Illness".
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Mar 2, 2017
Overview
Text
Introduced
Mar 2, 2017
Latest Action
Mar 2, 2017
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Joint Resolution
Joint Resolution
A form of legislative measure used to propose changes in law, or to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.J.Res. or S.J.Res. Concurrent resolutions and simple resolutions are other types of resolutions. Bill is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
27
Congress
115
Policy Area
Labor and Employment
Labor and Employment
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting hiring and composition of the workforce, wages and benefits, labor-management relations; occupational safety, personnel management, unemployment compensation. Measures concerning public-sector employment may fall under Government Operations and Politics policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Louisiana
Missouri
Arizona
Indiana
Louisiana
Mississippi
North Carolina
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
South Dakota
Wyoming
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This joint resolution nullifies the Department of Labor's rule that was published on December 19, 2016, about employers' ongoing obligation to make and maintain records of work-related injuries and illnesses.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
03/02/2017
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
03/02/2017
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Mar 3, 2017 5:11:26 AM
Updated
Sep 28, 2020 10:42:43 PM