PA 11-125—sHB 6422

Education Committee

AN ACT CONCERNING THE NOTIFICATION OF MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION DECISIONS IN DISPUTES BETWEEN BOARDS OF EDUCATION AND TEACHERS BARGAINING UNITS

SUMMARY: This act adds the legislative body of a town to the list of officials and entities to which an education arbitrator must send a copy of a teacher or administrator binding arbitration award. In a town in which the legislative body is a town meeting or representative town meeting, the notice must be sent to the board of selectmen. By law, the arbitrator must already send the notice to the union, education commissioner, town clerk, and board of education.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2011

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