Case No. 2467 against the Government of Quebec

Jurisdiction: 
Quebec
Year/Month: 
January 2006
Case status: 
Closed

An Act Respecting the Working Conditions in the Public Sector, 2005 (Bills 142, December)

The Act imposed wages and working conditions on Quebec’s 500,000 public sector workers until March 2010. It imposed a 33-month wage freeze retroactive to June 30, 2003, and annual wage increases of two percent in the last four years of the legislated contract. The imposed contract will expire in March 2010.

Submitted by the Association des substituts du procureur général du Québec (January 2006)

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