NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS ACT

was sponsored by German-born U.S. politician Robert F. Wagner (1877 - 1953) allowed workers to form unions and for the unions to them engage in collective bargaining and even voting to strike. Before this act, otherwise known as the Wagner Act, striking and collective bargaining were not legislated for and technically illegal.

NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS ACT: "Forming unions and groups of workers in was illegal before the National Labor Relations Act of 1935 in America."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS ACT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/national-labor-relations-act/ (accessed December 4, 2020).
SHARE