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Right To Work State**

Right To Work Date

By Statute or Constitutional Provision

Arkansas

Tuesday, November 7, 1944

By Constitution

Florida

Tuesday, November 7, 1944

By Constitution

Arizona

Tuesday, November 5, 1946

By Constitution

Nebraska

Wednesday, December 11, 1946

By Constitution

Virginia

Sunday, January 12, 1947

By Statute

Tennessee

Friday, February 21, 1947

By Statute

North Carolina

Tuesday, March 18, 1947

By Statute

Georgia

Thursday, March 27, 1947

By Statute

Iowa

Monday, April 28, 1947

By Statute

South Dakota

Tuesday, July 01, 1947

By Constitution

Texas

Friday, September 5, 1947

By Statute

North Dakota

Monday, June 28, 1948

By Statute

Nevada

Thursday, December 4, 1952

By Statute

Alabama

Friday, August 28, 1953

By Statute

Mississippi*

Wednesday, February 24, 1954

By Statute

South Carolina

Friday, March 19, 1954

By Statute

Utah

Tuesday, May 10, 1955

By Statute

Kansas

Tuesday, November 4, 1958

By Constitution

Mississippi*

Tuesday, June 7, 1960

By Constitution

Wyoming

Friday, February 8, 1963

By Statute

Louisiana

Friday, July 9, 1976

By Statute

Idaho

Thursday, January 31, 1985

By Statute

Oklahoma

Sunday, September 2, 2001

By Constitution

Indiana

Wednesday, February 1, 2012***

By Statute

Michigan

Friday, March 08, 2013***

By Statute

Wisconsin

Monday, March 9, 2015***

By Statute

West Virginia

Friday, February 12, 2016****

By Statute

Kentucky

Saturday, January 7, 2017

By Statute

Missouri

Monday, February 6, 2017 (Effective Date 8/28/2017)

By Statute

*Mississippi first passed a statute then a constitutional amendment
**including hyperlinks to state Right To Work laws ***Effective Date ****Veto Override Vote