Fifty per cent strike laws

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-03-20
Session date: 
March 20, 2013
Reference: 
2013/0876
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

It is now nine months since you were elected promising to lobby government for a fifty per cent minimum turnout on strike ballots. Please update us on your progress, including any meetings or correspondence you have had with Ministers.

Answer

Answer for Fifty per cent strike laws

Answer for Fifty per cent strike laws

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I continue to push Government for the need for to bring in a fifty per cent minimum turnout for strike ballots. I have brought up the issue in my conversations with ministers at all levels in the Government.