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Community social services: members begin ratification process

April 1, 2004
The Report: April / May 2004 vol.25 num.2 embers of the Union Bargaining Association representing community social services workers are scheduled to complete ratification votes on a tentative collective agreement by April 19.

PPBA: health science professionals begin talks

April 1, 2004
The Report: April / May 2004 vol.25 num.2 argaining between the Paramedical Professional Bargaining Association and Health Employers Association of BC was temporarily suspended in April after several bargaining sessions that started in late February.

Supporting HSA members in making a difference

April 1, 2004
The Report: April / May 2004 vol.25 num.2

MEMORANDUM: Agreement with HEABC re on-call and call-back provisions during a strike

April 1, 2004
To: HSA Chief StewardsRe: Agreement with HEABC re on-call and call-back provisions during a strike HSA and the Paramedical Professional Bargaining Association reached agreement with HEABC last night at the Labour Relations Board, to resolve ongoing disputes regarding on-call and call-back pay during the provision of essential services. Resolution of these disputes was necessary in order to complete essential services designations.

Bargaining Update #5: Parties discuss non-monetary issues

March 26, 2004
PARAMEDICAL PROFESSIONAL BARGAINING ASSOCIATIONBargaining Update #5PDF Version (Adobe Acrobat required) Unions' priorities include fair bumping and job posting processes

Councillors unanimously endorse resolutioncalling on Campbell Liberals to restore andmaintain funding for community social services

March 23, 2004
Burnaby council denounces Liberal cuts to programs and services for vulnerable peopleBurnaby City Council unanimously passed a resolution last night denouncing cuts to programs and services for vulnerable people and calling on the Campbell Liberals to halt plans to cut another $70 million in funding on top of the $100 million the government has already cut to date. The resolution also calls on the government to restore funding for community social services to pre-2001 levels.

Councillors unanimously endorse resolution calling on Campbell Liberals to restore and maintain funding for community social services Victoria council denounces Liberal cuts to programs and services for vulnerable people

March 12, 2004
Victoria council unanimously passed a resolution last night denouncing cuts to programs and services for vulnerable people and calling on the Campbell Liberals to halt plans to cut another $70 million in funding on top of the $100 million the government has already cut to date. The resolution also calls on the government to restore funding for community social services to pre-2001 levels.