J. E. Isaac
March 16, 1982 Proceedings Database
An Overseas Correspondent reports the return to dominance of the Australian Arbitration Commission. In 1975, the Commission, after extensive hearings, ruled in favor of a nationwide initial wage increase of 3.5 per cent, equaling the rise in the Australian Consumer Price Index, with provisions for further indexing thereafter.
An Overseas Correspondent report. 1974 was a “very troubled period for Australia”, with the number of strikes breaking all previous records. The report reviews legislation, and court decisions in actions taken by the Australian Arbitration Conciliation and Arbitration Commission.