Posted June 2, 2014.
The IAM/Bahamasair Collective Bargaining Agreement becomes amendable on December
31, 2014. Per Article 24 of the Agreement, either party may serve notice in accordance with
Section 6, Title 1 of the Railway Labor Act, to commence the negotiations process up to one
hundred eighty (180) days before the amendable date. This notice has been sent to the
Company and communicates the Union’s intention to negotiate changes to the current
Pursuant to the above, please be advised that a call for contract proposals is in order.
Accordingly, all proposed changes to the contract need to be submitted to District Lodge 142
at the address listed above by, or before, July 4, 2014, and must contain the following
1. Identify the article, paragraph and page number to be amended
2. Proposed contract language change or modification
3. Example of problem or reason for change
4. Your name, Local Lodge and employee and/or and IAM Book number
Contract proposal forms may be obtained from your Shop Steward or can also be found online
at www.iamdl142.org. When submitting more than one change, each change should be on a
separate form and must include your signature and IAM book number.
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