Update: Revision of Policy re: 3(a) Hearings  pdf format of Update: Revision of Policy re: 3(a) Hearings

Effective for all 3(a) hearings held after November 1, 2013, the above policy will govern 3(a) issue submission.

About The JMLC

The purpose of the Joint Labor-Management Committee is to encourage the parties to collective bargaining disputes involving municipalities and their police officers and fire fighters to agree directly on the terms of such agreements or on a procedure to resolve these disputes.

Arbitration Awards

The processes of the agency seek to enhance voluntary settlement of disputes and statistically invokes arbitration in less than 15% of cases. Arbitration awards issued from February 1989 to date are archived in the offices of the Joint labor-Management Committee, Boston.