8 Application of Employment Relations Act 2000

(1)

Except as otherwise provided in this Act, the Employment Relations Act 2000 applies in relation to every State enterprise.

(2)

Before entering into any collective agreement under the Employment Relations Act 2000, every State enterprise to which this subsection applies must consult with the State Services Commissioner over the conditions of employment to be included in the collective agreement.

(3)

The Governor-General may, by Order in Council, apply subsection (2) to any State enterprise named in Schedule 2.

(4)

On the commencement of that order, that subsection applies accordingly.

Section 8: substituted, on 2 October 2000, by section 240 of the Employment Relations Act 2000 (2000 No 24).

Section 8(2): substituted, on 25 January 2005, by section 3 of the State-Owned Enterprises Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 116).

Section 8(3): added, on 25 January 2005, by section 3 of the State-Owned Enterprises Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 116).

Section 8(4): added, on 25 January 2005, by section 3 of the State-Owned Enterprises Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 116).