Quebec

May 22, 2018
The Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) is warning against the recent proposal by Montreal Airport Authority CEO Philippe Rainville, to partially privatize the city’s airport.
October 20, 2017
The Public Service Alliance of Canada is deeply concerned with the passing of Bill 62, the “Act to foster adherence to State religious neutrality”, by the Quebec National Assembly. The legislation bans provincial and municipal public service workers, as well as those who receive these public services, from wearing face coverings. Although the Quebec government argues this legislation does not intend to target any specific religion, in reality, it will disproportionately impact Muslim women who wear a face veil, such as the niqab.
August 15, 2017
The Public Service Alliance of Canada, Quebec region (PSAC-Quebec) was recently granted certification by the Tribunal administratif du travail du Québec to represent a unit comprised of veterinary residents and interns at the Université de Montréal.
November 26, 2014
All 5,000 teaching and research assistants working for Laval University in Quebec City went on strike for 24 hours on Nov 26.
September 16, 2013
PSAC is very concerned about the impact on its members who work for the Quebec public and para-public sector, and all Quebeckers, of the proposal by the Marois government to prohibit Quebec public sector workers from wearing conspicuous religious symbols at work.

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