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Article 12 - Establishment and Governing of Units

Section 1 - Each bargaining unit of the Local Union shall be known as a Unit of the Local Union. Where a workplace has a full-time and a part-time work force with bargaining unit descriptions which are, to all intents and purposes, identical, the full-time and part-time employees in that workplace shall constitute a single bargaining unit for the purpose of this section.

Section 2 - All Units will elect workplace representatives in accordance with Article 17, Section 3, of the By-laws.

Section 3 - Unit Meetings shall be held at least once every two months in accordance with the By-laws of this Local Union. A Unit may, by membership vote, suspend meetings during the months of July and August.

Section 4 - The meeting shall be presided over by the Unit Chairperson and minutes be shall be recorded by the Unit Recording Secretary.

Section 5 - Resolves of all Unit Meetings which affect the policy of the Union as a whole shall be subject to the approval of the Local Union as a whole. Copies of the minutes shall be submitted to the Local Union Recording Secretary within a week of the Unit Meeting