Contract Negotiations

2012-2015 Contract Signed into Effect by Governor

On Tuesday, May 21, 2013, Governor Parnell signed the FY 14 Operating Budget into law. Included in the budget is funding for our 2012-2015 Contract. Because the budget was signed, Correctional Officers will receive […]

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Negotiations Overview

As per Article 37, of the Correctional Officers Bargaining Agreement, ACOA notifies the State of its desire to “re-open the contract” which is to discuss proposed changes by both parties and ratify a new 3 year collective bargaining agreement. Our current contract expires June 30, 2015 and negotiations will typically begin the fall prior, in this case September through November, 2014. The Department of Administration acts as the facilitator between ACOA and the Department of Corrections during these negotiations.

Any thoughts, suggestions, opinion are always welcome. Please notify the ACOA office or your facility’s Board Member.