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Published by s.n. in [Toronto? .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ontario. -- Legislative Assembly -- Elections, 1894.,
  • Labor laws and legislation -- Ontario.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 09080, Ontario general elections, 1894 -- no. 3.
ContributionsOntario Liberal Association.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (6 fr.).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18926551M
ISBN 100665090803

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The Progressive labor legislation of the Mowat government [electronic resource]. By Ontario Liberal Association. Abstract. Part of a CIHM set. For individual microfiches in this set see CIHM microfiche nos. to Original issued in series: Ontario general elections, ; no. n uted to the Ontario Liberal Author: Ontario Liberal Association. The Liberal government of Oliver Mowat, which held office in Ontario from to , experimented with legislation providing for a formal arbitration structure to resolve labour disputes. Although labour had not requested the initial legislation, in the context of employer resistance to labour organizations, arbitration was viewed by some labour leaders as one way to get the employer to the bargaining by: 1. Full text of "Ontario; the record of the Mowat government; 22 years of progressive legislation and honest administration, See other formats. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Full text of "Ontario: the record of the Mowat government, 18 years of progressive legislation and honest administration [microform]" See other formats.

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