Clerk Division Creates Agenda
At All-Craft Conference
APWU Web News Article #128-13, Nov. 19, 2013
Clerks at the All-Craft Conference in Las Vegas approved three of seven resolutions [PDF] to guide APWU leaders when the union enters contract negotiations with the Postal Service. The union’s current Collective Bargaining Agreement expires May 20, 2015.
On Nov. 6, clerks approved resolutions instructing union leaders to:
Four other resolutions concerning non-scheduled days for employees in NTFT assignments, limitations on the length of time residual vacancies may be withheld, and the RI-399 jurisdictional dispute process were also considered but were defeated or deferred pending further consideration.
Resolutions approved at the All-Craft Conference are subject to amendment and approval by the delegates to the APWU Biennial National Convention, the union’s highest governing body, in July 2014. Additional resolutions will be presented and voted on as well.