The Canadian Press ·
Legislation that will strip away some bargaining rights for 180,000 Alberta public-sector workers passed Thursday after an all-night session in the legislature.
Bill 9, the Public Sector Arbitration Deferral Act, was passed around 7 a.m. after the government forced closure on third reading of the bill a few hours earlier.
The legislation will delay wage arbitration for teachers, nurses and other public sector workers until the end of October. READ MORE