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SB 172 (BR 1679) - B. Smith

     AN ACT relating to collective bargaining.
     Create a new section of KRS 160 to define terms and permit teachers and classified employees to organize and bargain collectively with a board of education for wages, hours, and other work conditions; require local boards of education to bargain collectively with a bargaining representative that has been chosen by a majority of a bargaining unit of teachers or classified employees; and authorize the Department of Labor to promulgate administrative regulations related to collective bargaining for teachers and classified staff.

     Feb 13-introduced in Senate; to Education (S)

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