Schedule

For Tuesday 02 July 2019

Wednesday


Session 1

09:30 Opening of Conference
09:45 Address of Welcome

Lord Mayor of Dublin and President of Dublin Council of Trade Unions

10:15 Election of Tellers (Six)
10:25 Election of Scrutineers (Six)
10:35 Adoption of Standing Orders Reports No. 1, and No. 2
10:45 Address by Congress President
11:00 Introduction of Executive Council Report
11:30 Northern Ireland

(Principle EC Report Reference: Section 2, The Work of Congress, (i) Industrial, Legislation and Organising (ii) Northern Ireland, (iii) Equality, Social Policy & the Labour Market,

(iv) Education & Training and (v) Public Engagement, Campaigns & Communications)

Fraternal Speaker: General Secretary, STUC

Motions
  • Northern Ireland: Motion 1
  • Return of Devolved Government in Northern Ireland within an Equality and Human Rights Framework: Motion 2
  • Fair Employment and Nepotism: Motion 3
  • Provision of Publicly-owned NHS Healthcare: Motion 4
  • Welfare Reform in Northern Ireland: Motion 5
  • Corporate Governance: Motion 6
  • Murder of Lyra McKee: Motion 7
13:00 Lunch Adjournment


Session 2

14:30 Employment Rights

Exchange of Stubs for Voting Cards from 14.30hrs on Tuesday to 11.00am on Wednesday

(Principle Report Reference: Section 2, The Work of Congress, (i) Industrial, Legislation & Organising)

Motions
  • Collective Bargaining: Motion 8
  • Trade Union Organisation: Motion 9
  • Right to Statutory Collective Bargaining and Trade Union Access Rights: Motion 10
  • Precarious Work: Motion 11
  • Precarious Forms of Employment for Crafts Workers and Others: Motion 12
  • Public Contracts and Collective Bargaining: Motion 13
  • Publicly Funded Projects: Motion 14
  • Securing Decent Work and Jobs in Financial Services: Motion 15
  • Industrial Relations in the Energy Sector: Motion 16
  • Industrial Relations Disputes do not Require Legal Approach: Motion 17
  • Exploitation of Seafarers: Motion 18
  • Recognition of Qualifications in the Construction Sector: Motion 19
  • Payment of Wages: Motion 20
  • Supporting Trade Unionists deal with the Mental Health crisis: Motion 21
  • Health of Workers: Motion 22
16:15 Break
16:30 Finance, Organisation & Organising (PRIVATE SESSION)

(Principle EC Report Reference: Section 2, The Work of Congress (i) Industrial, Legislation & Strategic Organising, (iv) Education & Training, (v) Public Engagement, Campaigns & Communications, Appendix 1 – Accounts, Appendix 2 – Congress Committees, Appendix 3 – Affiliations, Appendix 4 – Staff at Congress 2019, Appendix 5 – Membership of Congress Committees and External Bodies, Appendix 6 – Action on Motions to BDC2017, Appendix 7 – Congress Appeals Board, and Appendix 8 – Disputes Committee Reports).

Committee Speaker: Congress Youth Committee

Motions
17:30 Adjournment

Until Wednesday 3rd July


Wednesday