Case No. 1758 against the Government of Canada

Jurisdiction: 
Federal Government
Year/Month: 
March 1994
Case status: 
Closed

Government Expenditure Restraint Act, 1993 (Bills C-113, April)

The Act extended the wage freeze for federal public service employees and suspended collective bargaining for a further two years beyond the one-year suspension contained in the Public Sector Compensation Act, 1991.

Submitted by the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) and the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) (February 1994).
This legislation was found not to comply with the principles of freedom of association.