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Original name: Lov om offentlige tjenestetvister [tjenestetvistloven]
Name: Public Service Disputes Act, 1958 (Act No. 2 of 18 July 1958).
Country: Norway
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations; Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1958-07-18
Entry into force:
ISN: NOR-1958-L-68576
Bibliography: Unofficial English translation Unofficial English translation Lovdata, Norway, 9 p. PDF of Act PDF of Act (consulted on 2004-10-30)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Ministry of Justice and Public Security, Norsk Lovtidend,, Norway PDF of Act in Norwegian as amended to 01/03/2012 PDF of Act in Norwegian as amended to 01/03/2012 (consulted on 2015-03-01)
Abstract/Citation: Regulates dispute settlement in civil service. Comprises 9 parts. Part 1 (s. 1) defines scope of act. Part 2 (s. 2-10) provides for right of State and civil service unions to engage in negotiations for concluding collective agreements. Part 3 (s. 11-13) deals with collective agreements. Part 4 (s. 14-19) governs mediation procedure in the event negotiations concerning conclusion of collective agreement do not result in agreement. Part 5 (s. 20-23) deals with breach of agreement and stoppage of work. Part 6 (s. 24-25) makes provision for labour court and ordinary courts. Part 7 (s. 26) provides for National Wages Board. Part 8 (s. 27-30) deals with Select Committee and Government Wages Committee. Part 9 (s. 31) establishes who may act on behalf of state. Part 19 (s. 32) contains transitional and Part 20 (s. 33) miscellaneous provisions.
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