Human Resources Legislative Update
TTC “Essential Service” Legislation Receives Royal Assent
Date: March 31, 2011
On March 30, 2011, Bill 150, the Toronto Transit Commission Labour Disputes Resolution Act, 2011, received Royal Assent and came into force.
As previously reported, Bill 150 designates the Toronto Transit Commission an essential service and provides for binding arbitration by a neutral third party where a collective agreement cannot be reached through bargaining.