As you’re probably aware, the Master Bargaining Team has reached a tentative agreement (TA) with the state on a contract with no ‘give-backs.’ During the Bargaining Senate meeting on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 there was an article-by-article presentation and discussion on this TA and the Bargaining Senate voted to bring this TA to the membership for a vote. If you would like to read the lined-out contract language, that information can be found here. the results of this vote are as follows:
In an effort to answer as many questions as possible, the Master Bargaining Team and SEA Staff hosted several meetings and attended Chapter annual Meetings to deliver a presentation and field individual inquiries and concerns. Please check back often or ask your Organizer for additional details.
We have also put together a summary cheat sheet per article to help you identify the changes within the new contract that might impact you. For some perspective on how this compares, the MBT assembled slides on this information can be found here.