The Public Services Sustainability Act

S.M. 2017, c. 24

Bill 28, 2 nd Session, 41st Legislature

The Public Services Sustainability Act

PART 1
PURPOSES
1 Purposes
PART 2
EMPLOYEES AND EMPLOYERS
DEFINITIONS
2 Definitions
3 Right to bargain collectively
4 Right to strike
5 Amendments permitted
6 Incremental increases
APPLICATION OF THIS PART
7 (1) Application to employees
(2) Independent officers
(3) Persons designated by regulation
(4) Persons excluded by regulation
(5) Part does not apply to judicial officers
8 Application to employers
EMPLOYEES REPRESENTED BY A BARGAINING AGENT
9 (1) Sustainability period — represented employees
(2) Term of collective agreement
10 Twelve-month periods
11 No restructuring of rates of pay
12 (1) Maximum increases in rates of pay
(2) Shortened sustainability period
(3) Maximum increases — shortened sustainability period
13 Restrictions on additional remuneration
14 (1) Use of negotiated sustainability savings
(2) "Negotiated sustainability savings" defined
15 Act prevails
NON-REPRESENTED EMPLOYEES
16 Sustainability period — non-represented employees
17 Twelve-month periods
18 No restructuring of rates of pay
19 Maximum increases in rates of pay
20 Restrictions on additional remuneration
21 Act prevails
ADMINISTRATION
22 (1) Powers and duties of Treasury Board
(2) Information and documentation
(3) Treasury Board directive
PART 3
MEDICAL FEES AND OTHER PAYMENTS
23 (1) Definitions
(2) "Sustainability period" defined
24 (1) Maximum fee increases
(2) New insured services
25 Restrictions on funds
26 Act prevails
PART 4
GENERAL PROVISIONS
27 Conflict
28 Debt due
29 Regulations
C.C.S.M. REFERENCE AND COMING INTO FORCE
30 C.C.S.M. reference
31 Coming into force