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  1. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act, 2017 (No. 6 of 2017). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-04-04 | BHS-2017-L-104830

  2. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Industrial (Validation of Trade Unions) Act 2014 (No. 16 of 2014). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-06-12 | BHS-2014-L-100371

    An Act to validate certain trade unions deemed not to exist in consequence of failure to comply with transnational requirements of the Industrial Relations Act, 1970 upon the repeal of it but the Trade Union and Industrial Conciliation Act.

  3. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act, 2012 (Appointed Day) Notice (S.I. No. 16 of 2013).

    Adoption: 2013-02-20 | BHS-2013-R-94026

    In exercise of the powers conferred by section 1(2) of the Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act, 2012, the 20th Day of February 2013, is appointed the day on which the Act shall come into force.

  4. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act, 2012 (No. 28 of 2012).

    Adoption: 2012-12-12 | Date of entry into force: 2013-02-20 | BHS-2012-L-94036

    Amends section 2 of the principal Act by deleting and replacing the definition of "trade dispute" and inserting new definitions concerning "illegality" and "Registrar" into section 2. Also amends sections 43 (deletion of the words "or the employer", 48 (deletion of the words "Industrial Tribunal" and replacement with "Registrar") 49 (deletes old section and replaces it with new section concerning "registration of industrial agreements by the Registrar")50 (deletion of words "by the tribunal" and replacement with word "Registrar") and 55 (delete subsection (b) and renumbering of following paragraph) of the Act.

  5. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Industrial Relations (Tribunal Procedure) Rules, 2010 (S.I. No. 136 of 2010). - Rules on-line

    Adoption: 2010-11-29 | BHS-2010-M-86361

    Sets out the rules to be followed when undertaking an application in the Industrial Relations Tribunal.

  6. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Industrial Relations (Increase of Tribunal Members) Order, 1999 (S.I. 82/1999). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1999-09-02 | BHS-1999-R-100381

  7. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act, 1999 (No. 30 of 1999).

    Adoption: 1999-07-08 | BHS-1999-L-55996

    Amends section 53A of the Industrial Relations Act with regard to the number of members of the Industrial Tribunal.

  8. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act, 1996.

    Adoption: 1996 | BHS-1996-L-44850

    Replaces Part III of the Industrial Relations Act, relating to recognition of trade unions. Employers shall recognize any trade union which represents more than 50 per cent of employees. Sets forth procedures in the case where more than one union claims to represent the majority of employees. Employers shall not discriminate against or intimidate employees who are members or representatives of unions. Inserts a new Part IVA establishing an Industrial Tribunal, which shall hear and determine trade disputes and register industrial agreements within non-essential services. The Tribunal may award damages. Decisions by the Tribunal may be appealed in the Court of Appeal.

  9. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 1981 (No. 4 of 1981).

    Adoption: 1981-07-03 | BHS-1981-L-77177

    Makes various amendments to the Industrial Relations Act, 1970 including by amending the fifth schedule concerning registration of trade unions.

  10. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 1979. No. 4.

    Adoption: 1979-08-20 | BHS-1979-L-12326

    Numerous amendments; inter alia, inserts a new Fourth Schedule (Code of industrial relations practice).

  11. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Essential Services (Airlines, Air Traffic Control and Airport Fire Services) Order (S.I. 50/1979). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1979-07-05 | BHS-1979-R-100380

  12. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Trade Union Regulations (S.I. 20/1971). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1971-03-01 | BHS-1971-R-100382

  13. Bahamas - Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations - Law, Act

    Industrial Relations Act, 1970 (No. 14 of 1970) (CH.321) - Legislation on-line Act on-line

    Adoption: 1970-08-26 | Date of entry into force: 1971-03-01 | BHS-1970-L-68645

    Provides for the registration and control of trade unions, for the recognition of trade unions by employers and for the registration of certain industrial agreements. Establishes an Industrial Tribunal and makes provision for trade dispute procedure.


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