Workers’ rights are under attack again!
(under the guise of making universities more accountable)
Rally against Bill 100
Monday, April 27
4pm at Cape Breton University, main campus
This time government is targeting Universities!
Rally on Monday, April 27 at 4pm at Cape Breton University, main campus
Bill 100 “Universities Accountability and Sustainability Act” was introduced by the Liberal government on Wed., April 22 and promoted as a Bill designed to make universities more accountable. Who doesn’t want universities to be more accountable and sustainable? However, the Bill contains a stealthy section, Section 8, that if left in, gives unprecedented power to the universities to take away workers’ rights and dictate their own terms.
Law Amendments Hearing on Tues., April 28, or Wed, April 29
We also need people to sign up to speak against the Bill at Law Amendments Committee hearing if you plan to be in Halifax over the next few days. We expect this will be on Tues., April 28 or Wed, April 29 but we are not sure of the time at this point. Please call as SOON AS POSSIBLE (today!) to add your name to the speakers list. This is your right as a citizen of Nova Scotia and is open to anyone who would like to comment on the legislation. The Chief Legislative Counsel is Mr. Gordon Hebb and the number to call is 902-424-8941 or by email at Legc.firstname.lastname@example.org
If you cannot attend Law Amendments but wish to make a submission, you can do so by sending written comments by fax or by email to the Legislative Counsel Office at 902-424-0547 (fax) or email@example.com (email).