Right Hon. L. B. Pearson (Prime Minister) moved
that the house go into committee at the next sitting to consider the following resolution, which has been recommended to the house by His Excellency:
That it is expedient to introduce a measure to provide for the establishment of a system of collective bargaining applicable to employees in the public service of Canada and for the resolution of disputes that may arise in the negotiation or conclusion of collective agreements applicable to such employees; to establish a process for the presentation of grievances of employees arising in connection with their employment and to establish a system for the adjudication of grievances of employees; to provide for the establishment of a board, to be known as the public service staff relations board, which shall be responsible for the administration of the said measure and to provide further for the constitution and appointment of such other authorities, offices and employees as are required in connection with the administration of the said measure.
Subtopic: PROVISION FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF COLLECTIVE BARGAINING SYSTEM