Act of Union

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Union, Act of.

For the union of England and Scotland (1707), see Great BritainGreat Britain,
officially United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, constitutional monarchy (2015 est. pop. 65,397,000), 94,226 sq mi (244,044 sq km), on the British Isles, off W Europe. The country is often referred to simply as Britain.
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; for the union of Ireland (1800) with Great Britain, see IrelandIreland,
Irish Eire [to it are related the poetic Erin and perhaps the Latin Hibernia], island, 32,598 sq mi (84,429 sq km), second largest of the British Isles.
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said his state's credit unions follow a proactive process when it comes to interacting with state lawmakers to make regular updates to Oregon's credit union act.
It follows a strike ballot backed by 89% on a turnout of 73% - well above the turnout threshold of 50% set by the Trade Union Act last year.
Terry Pullinger It passed the threshold in the Government's controversial Trade Union Act, under which ballots need a 50% turnout for industrial action to go ahead.
As the first union to test the Trade Union Act we have passed with flying colours.
Under the Trade Union Act 2016, industrial action can only go ahead lawfully when there has been a ballot turnout among union members of at least 50%.
Lancashire Police said nine people had been charged with obstruction of the highway and Trades Union Act offences.
Last year, we established a fund to help limit the negative impact of the Trade Union Act.
Business minister Margot James said: "The Trade Union Act ensures strikes will only ever happen as a result of a clear, positive decision by those entitled to vote.
Ngige said, 'You must obey all laws of the land, including labour laws, such as the Trade Union Act, T14 law of the federation concerning redundancy, and the Trade Dispute Act, which deals with the management of trade disputes, including employee-employers' relationship.
It may well be the last time they do this, because later this year the Trade Union Act will raise the bar for legitimate industrial action to an almost impossible level.
On May 4 2016, the Trade Union Bill received Royal Assent and became the Trade Union Act 2016.
In 1935, one year after the Federal Credit Union Act was enacted, GTE was established in downtown Tampa as Peninsula Telephone Employees and Credit Union.