Case No. 1928 against the Government of Manitoba

May 1997
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Public Schools Amendment Act, 1996 (Bills 72, October)

The Act excluded certain working conditions for teachers in the public school system from collective bargaining and directed arbitrators to consider the school division or district’s ability to pay in making awards.

Submitted by the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) and the Manitoba Teachers’ Society (MTS) (May 1997).

This legislation was found not to comply with the principles of freedom of association.