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Statutes of Newfoundland and Labrador 2002


Statutes of Newfoundland and Labrador 2002 Chapter 20

CHAPTER 20

AN ACT TO AMEND THE FISHING INDUSTRY COLLECTIVE BARGAINING ACT

(Assented to December 19, 2002)

Analysis

1. S.32.1 Added
Labour Relations Act

2. S.35.1 Amdt.
Definitions

3. S.35.12 Amdt.
Opting out

4. Letter previously submitted

Be it enacted by the Lieutenant-Governor and House of Assembly in Legislative Session convened, as follows:


RSNL1990 cF-18
as amended

1. The Fishing Industry Collective Bargaining Act is amended by adding immediately after section 32 the following:

Labour Relations Act

32.1 (1) Section 90 of the Labour Relations Act shall, with the necessary changes, apply to an arbitration decision awarded under this Act or a collective agreement under this Act with

(a) the words "a trade union" replaced by the word "an association";

(b) the word "employers" replaced by the word "processors"; and

(c) the word "employees" replaced by the word "fishers".

(2) Subsection (1) shall not apply to an arbitration decision made under section 35.7.

2. Paragraph 35.1(b) of the Act is amended by adding immediately before the phrase "a processorsí organization" the words and comma "a processor,".

3. Section 35.12 of the Act is amended by deleting the date "September 1, 2002" and substituting the date "September 1, 2003".

Letter previously submitted

4. A letter signalling the intention of a party to opt out, written and submitted to the minister under the authority of section 35.12 as it read before the coming into force of this Act shall, on the coming into force of this Act, be void and of no force and effect.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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