HOUSE BILL No. 4311

March 5, 2015, Introduced by Reps. Glenn, Gamrat, Johnson, Outman, Kelly, Barrett, Crawford, Hooker, Franz, Yonker, Lauwers, Runestad and Courser and referred to the Committee on Government Operations.

 

     A bill to amend 1947 PA 336, entitled

 

"An act to prohibit strikes by certain public employees; to provide

review from disciplinary action with respect thereto; to provide

for the mediation of grievances and the holding of elections; to

declare and protect the rights and privileges of public employees;

to require certain provisions in collective bargaining agreements;

to prescribe means of enforcement and penalties for the violation

of the provisions of this act; and to make appropriations,"

 

by amending section 11 (MCL 423.211).

 

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:

 

     Sec. 11. Representatives designated or selected for purposes

 

of collective bargaining by the majority of the public employees in

 

a unit appropriate for such those purposes , shall be are the

 

exclusive representatives of all the public its member employees in

 

such the unit for the purposes of collective bargaining in respect

 

to rates of pay, wages, hours of employment or other conditions of

 

employment , and shall be so recognized by the public employer, :

 

Provided, That except that any individual employee at any time may


 

present grievances to his or her employer and have the grievances

 

adjusted, without intervention of the bargaining representative. ,

 

if If the individual employee is a member of the bargaining

 

representative, the adjustment is must not be inconsistent with the

 

terms of a collective bargaining contract or agreement then in

 

effect, provided that and the bargaining representative has been

 

must be given opportunity to be present at such the adjustment. A

 

representative designated under this section has no duty or

 

authority to collectively bargain for or provide other services to

 

a public employee who is not a member of the bargaining

 

representative. A nonmember employee is not covered or bound by a

 

contract negotiated by the collective bargaining representative.

 

     Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days

 

after the date it is enacted into law.