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Labour Relations Board Decision

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Work Stoppage, Construction Site, Collective Agreement, Nova Scotia Power Commission, Investigation


A COMPLAINT having been made to the Labour Relations Board (Nova Scotia) on March 28, 1973, pursuant to Section 49 of the Trade Union Act of Nova Scotia by Commonwealth Construction Company Limited, Calgary, Alberta, that on the twenty-sixth, twenty-seventh, and twenty-eighth days of March, 1973, a work stoppage occurred at the construction site of the Nova Scotia Power Commission's thermal plant expansion, Unit No. 2, Point Tupper, Richmond County, Nova Scotia, by cessation of work in violation of a collective agreement that is now in force between the Nova Scotia Power Commission on behalf of its subcontractors including the Complainant, and the Cape Breton Island Building and Construction Trades Council of which the United Association of Journeymen & Apprentices of the Plumbing & Pipefitting Industry of the United States and Canada, Local 682, is a member;