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21 July 2017
Hello SP Stewards, Please find below a summary of new changes to our Collective Agreement. Thank you for all your work on the behalf of our members. Elizabeth Ptasznik SP Chief Steward
21 July 2017
A group of sixteen AV members from the St. John’s region recently picked a sunny Thursday evening (July 6th to be exact) at Quintana’s Restaurant to launch their own Sub-Group and conduct their inaugural AGM.
21 July 2017
To all AU-CO-PG (AV Group) Members: AV Moncton SUB-GROUP 2017 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING, ELECTIONS AND LUNCH
21 July 2017
Dear member You and your family are invited to a Peter Pan play by Shakespeare by the Sea http://www.shakespearebythesea.ca/ in Point Pleasant Park on August 23rd, at 7:00 pm.
21 July 2017
NOTICE OF MEETING TO: Stewards in the British Columbia/Yukon Region FROM: Robert K. MacDonald Regional Director DATE: July 12, 2017 SUBJECT: Steward Council – October 20 and 21, 2017
21 July 2017
Fellow members,
20 July 2017
The Bargaining Team met on Wednesday July 5, 2017 to consider a Memorandum of Settlement that was offered by the company. Your Bargaining team and Group Executive agreed to unanimously recommend the acceptance of the settlement.
19 July 2017
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18 July 2017
Your Bargaining Team has been waiting for some positive news before giving an update. Our last bargaining session and subsequent update was February 2017.
18 July 2017
In the May 24, 2017 communiqué, the AFS Group provided information concerning the settlement reached on May 9, 2017, in regard to the volunteer to personal day grievances.
18 July 2017
Topic: Retroactive Pay and Bill C-27 From: Your Union - The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC) To: Members of the AV Group (CO, PG & AU Classifications)
18 July 2017
Your AFS Negotiation Team requested meeting dates as soon as possible following our last bargaining session held May 9-12.  On July 14th, CRA agreed to another bargaining session on September 19-21.  We look forward to resuming negotiations with the aim to conclude a collective agreement.
17 July 2017
The Executive of Health Canada NCR Branch presents The Holland Cross IMGs Town Hall, July 31, 2017 – 10 am – 11:00 am
17 July 2017
Your Bargaining Team reached a Tentative Agreement with the Sunnybrook Mechanical and Electronic Technologists (SUN-MET) to renew the Group's Collective Agreement.
17 July 2017
You are invited to join members of the Atlantic Regional Executive and St. Andrews Branch Executive for a “Meet and Greet” in The Carleton Rotunda at The Algonquin Resort.
17 July 2017
While the current government has been right to criticize the last one for laying off hundreds of compensation staff before it rolled out Phoenix, it’s the decisions around outsourcing such projects in the first place that demand a rethink.
14 July 2017
On June 1, the RE Group Collective Agreement was signed. We are going to see the first effects on our pay on July 12. The pay of most RE members will be adjusted based on the new hourly rate. There will also be a partial or full retroactive payment.
14 July 2017
This is a special edition of “PIPSC @ IRCC” as I move on to new challenges within the federal government, and others take over the responsibilities of PIPSC Consultations at IRCC... and President of the IRCC NCR Branch. We've come a long way together!
13 July 2017
I am pleased to report that our initiative to recruit and train CSs to work on Phoenix is making good progress.  I made a strong case for building the government’s in-house capacity at my recent meeting with the Cabinet Committee of Ministers tasked with fixing the beleaguered Phoenix pay system.
13 July 2017
It’s time to give us your input for your contract! You collective agreement has expired, and now it is time to re-negotiate with the employer for better wages and working conditions.  The BCFNHA bargaining team will be holding 2 conference calls in order to obtain your input on w
13 July 2017
The Shared Services Canada (SSC) Consultation Team is looking for stewards to volunteer to represent the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC) in consultation meetings with Shared Service Canada.
13 July 2017
Notice of AGM Annual General Meeting and Elections – Thursday Sept 21, 2017 TIME: 4:30 PM Registration and Meet and Greet 5:00 p.m. Dinner and Dessert 5:45 p.m. Meeting & Elections
11 July 2017
The results are in - the Tentative Agreement reached between the PIPSC - NEB Group bargaining team and the Employer was ratified by the membership. Over 240 members participated in the vote, with a result of 97.9% in favour.
11 July 2017
Since the Institute was informed about the Canada Revenue Agency’s Greater Toronto Area (GTA) Service Modernization initiative at the end of June, I have written to the Hon. Diane Lebouthiller, Minister of National Revenue, and Bob Hamilton, Commissioner of Revenue, to express our serious concerns about the negative impact this plan will have on some 1,000 PIPSC members and their families, and to call for a halt to the implementation of the CRA GTA Service Modernization Plan
11 July 2017
This information is currently under review and will be updated in the near future.
10 July 2017
We encourage you to explore our new site and let us know what you think. We will incorporate improvements and enhancements on an ongoing basis based on your feedback.
10 July 2017
SP-NCR Members’ Canada 150 Networking Event – Ottawa River Boat Cruise 2017 Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Time: 7:00 – 10:00 pm
7 July 2017
It is with a profound sense of sorrow and regret that the Institute informs you of the passing of our friend and colleague, Michael Seiden.
6 July 2017
On June 1, 2017, your YHC Bargaining Team reached a Tentative Agreement with the employer for the renewal of the Collective Agreement. A summary of the Tentative Agreement was posted.  Posted here is the timeline of events leading up to the vote.
6 July 2017
  On July 6, 2017 the Institute and the employer signed the SH collective agreement. Today’s signing of the SH Group collective agreement follows the group’s ratification in March 2017 of the tentative agreement reached with the employer in December 2016.
6 July 2017
Your PIPSC CCC Bargaining Team is pleased to announce that on June 21, 2017 we signed a tentative agreement to renew the current Collective Agreement. The Bargaining Team would like to thank all members for their input and support. The details of the Tentative Agreement are:
6 July 2017
ATLANTIC NEWS YOUR PIPSC ATLANTIC REGIONAL NEWSLETTER Spring/Summer 2017 From the Director… Welcome to summer in the Atlantic region.
5 July 2017
Dear members, Summertime is the best time for a casual event, just like the one we had last year! Your Ville-Marie Branch Executive is inviting you to a Happy Hour at Brasserie artisanale Benelux! When: Thursday, July 27th, from 4 pm to 7 pm Where:
5 July 2017
FALL 2017 BASIC STEWARD TRAINING SESSION BASIC STEWARD TRAINING DATE: October 19, 20, 21, 2017- (2.5 days) LOCATION: Delta Hotel - Winnipeg, Manitoba
5 July 2017
PIPSC Youth Symposium and AGM November 2017 - November 16-18, 2017 To: BC/Yukon Members From: Robert K. MacDonald, Regional Director RE: PIPSC Youth Symposium and Annual General Meeting - November 2017
4 July 2017
On July 4, 2017 the Institute and the employer signed the CS collective agreement. Today’s signing of the CS Group collective agreement follows the group’s ratification in May 2017 of the tentative agreement reached with the employer in March 2017.