New Public Service Commission Regulations and Order in Support of the Provisions on Alternation of the National Joint Council Work Force Adjustment Directive

April 13, 2012

The Public Service Commission (PSC) recently made theAppointment or Deployment of Alternates Exclusion Approval Order and theAppointment or Deployment of Alternates Regulations. The Order and the Regulations were registered and came into effect on April 10, 2012. To review these, please consult the PSC’s Letter to Heads of Human Resources at:

http://www.psc-cfp.gc.ca/lhhr-lcrh/2012/12-08-eng.htm

CAPE is pleased with and supports the initiatives of the PSC carried out in consultation with CAPE and other unions as these will assist in increasing the mobility of members who are impacted by workforce adjustments and wish to use the alternation process. Members who have any questions or concerns regarding this or other matters relating to the Alternation Process are asked to contact the CAPE National Office.