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Newfoundland and Labrador
Under the authority of section 70 of the Labour Relations Act, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council makes the following Order.
1. Short title
2. Special project declared
3. Parties who may bargain collectively
4. Collective agreement
5. Single bargaining unit
6. Women's employment plan
7. Human resources plan
8. Duration of Order
1. This Order may be cited as the Vale Inco Long Harbour Processing Plant Special Project Order.
Special project declared
2. It is declared that the undertaking with respect to the construction of a nickel processing plant that will occur at Long Harbour, Placentia Bay is a special project.
Parties who may bargain collectively
3. The parties that may be involved in collective bargaining in relation to employment on the special project are the Long Harbour Employers Association Inc., as the employer’s organization acting for and on behalf of all employers, all principal contractors and all subcontractors carrying out work on the special project, and the Resource Development Trades Council of Newfoundland and Labrador, as the council of trade unions acting for and on behalf of all affiliated unions which represent employees employed on the special project.
collective agreement entered into between the Long Harbour Employers
Association Inc. and the Resource Development Trades Council of Newfoundland
Single bargaining unit
5. For the purposes of the special project, all employees employed on the special project under the agreement are considered to be members of a single bargaining unit.
Women's employment plan
Order acknowledges the condition attached to the provincial release from further
environmental assessment dated
Human resources plan
7. This Order acknowledges the commitment contained in the Voisey's Bay Industrial and Employment Benefits Agreement, 2002 with respect to the implementation of a human resources plan for the project.
Duration of Order
8. This Order remains in effect until all construction, including mobilization and demobilization and all commissioning as defined in the agreement, for the project has been completed and Vale Inco NL Ltd., or such other authority as they may designate, has issued the appropriate certificates of completion to the contractors as defined in the agreement.
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