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Congress 2009 Decisions

This document is updated with the decisions taken on motions to Congress. The last update was close of business Thursday 17 September 2009.

1. Organising and rights at work

Grouping

Congress decision

01 Unite
amend UNISON
amend GMB
amend UCATT
amend RMT

COMPOSITE No 1
Posted Workers Directive

CARRIED

02 GMB
amend Unite
amend CWU
amend ATL

COMPOSITE No 2
Temporary agency workers

CARRIED

03 Unite
amend TSSA
04 USDAW

COMPOSITE No 3
Jobs, the recession and redundancy rights

CARRIED

05 NASUWT
amend UCATT
amend UCU
amend NUJ

COMPOSITE No 4
Enforcement of fair and safe employment rights

CARRIED

06 UCATT

STANDS

CARRIED

07 POA

STANDS

LOST

08 Prospect
amend SoR
amend FDA

COMPOSITE No 5
Trade union membership

CARRIED


2. Equal rights

Grouping

Congress decision

09 UNISON
amend NASUWT
10 PCS
amend POA
11 napo
amend NUJ
13 PFA

Composite No. 6 
Opposing the far right

CARRIED

12 TUC LGBT Conference

STANDS

CARRIED

14 SCP
amend CSP
amend FDA

COMPOSITE No 7
Disability discrimination

CARRIED


3. Economic and social affairs

Grouping

Congress decision

15 TUC Women's Conference
amend USDAW

STANDS
Not Accepted

CARRIED as amended

16 TUC Black Workers' Conference

STANDS

CARRIED

17 TUC Disability Conference

STANDS

CARRIED

18 Unite
19 BFAWU
amend CWU

COMPOSITE No 8
Manufacturing

CARRIED

20 Community

STANDS

CARRIED

21 Unite
22 Accord

COMPOSITE No 9
Reforming the financial and banking systems

CARRIED

23 GMB
amend UNISON
amend PCS
amend FBU
24 Prospect
26 Connect
27 TSSA
28 Accord

COMPOSITE No 10
Defending quality pensions

CARRIED

25 Community
amend Unite

STANDS
Accepted

CARRIED

29 NUT
30 FDA
31 AEP

COMPOSITE No 11
Public sector pensions in the UK

CARRIED

32 RMT
amend Unite

STANDS
Accepted

CARRIED

33 USDAW
amend NUT
amend Nautilus
34 BECTU

COMPOSITE No 12
The national minimum wage

CARRIED

35 Equity

STANDS

CARRIED

36 URTU

STANDS

CARRIED

37 UCATT
amend UNISON
amend FBU
amend CSP

COMPOSITE No 13
Housing

CARRIED

38 NUM
amend BACM-TEAM

STANDS
Accepted

CARRIED

39 BACM-TEAM
40 NUM
amend Prospect
amend Community
amend BACM-TEAM

COMPOSITE No 14
Replacement of coal-fired power stations and clean coal technology

CARRIED

41 TSSA
42 ASLEF

COMPOSITE No 15
Rail industry

CARRIED

43 ASLEF
amend RMT

STANDS
Accepted

CARRIED

44 URTU

STANDS

CARRIED

45 Nautilus

STANDS

CARRIED

46 Nautilus

STANDS

CARRIED

47 BALPA

STANDS

CARRIED

48 UNISON
49 PCS
amend POA
50 NASUWT
51 EIS

COMPOSITE No 21

CARRIED

52 UNISON
amend Unite
53 CSP
54 SoR

COMPOSITE No 16
Defending the NHS

CARRIED

55 SoR

STANDS

CARRIED

56 NUT

STANDS

LOST

57 AEP
amend Community

STANDS
Accepted

CARRIED

58 CSP
amend NUT
amend Equity
amend SoR
amend ACM

COMPOSITE No 17
Independent Safeguarding Authority

CARRIED

59 Aspect

STANDS

CARRIED

60 ACM

STANDS

CARRIED
61 UCU   CARRIED
62 ATL
amend NASUWT
  CARRIED

63 ACM

  CARRIED

64 POA
amend Prospect

STANDS
Accepted

CARRIED

65 Napo

STANDS

CARRIED

66 FBU

STANDS

CARRIED

67 CWU
68 Connect

COMPOSITE No 18
Digital Britain

CARRIED

69 NUJ
70 BECTU
amend Bectu

COMPOSITE No 19
Public Service Broadcasting

CARRIED

71 MU

STANDS

CARRIED

72 NUJ

STANDS

CARRIED

73 Equity

STANDS

CARRIED


4. Global solidarity

Grouping

Congress decision

74 EIS
amend ATL

STANDS
Accepted

CARRIED

75 UCU

STANDS

CARRIED

76 FBU
amend GMB
amend UCU

STANDS
Withdrawn
Accepted

CARRIED


5. Protecting people at work

Grouping

Congress decision

77 BFAWU
amend USDAW
amend TSSA

COMPOSITE No 20
Working temperatures

CARRIED

78 ATL

STANDS

CARRIED

79 BALPA

STANDS

CARRIED

80 MU

STANDS

CARRIED

81 SCP

STANDS

CARRIED


6. The regional dimension

Grouping

Congress decision

82 TUC Trades Unions Councils Conference

STANDS

CARRIED


7. Campaigns & Communications

Grouping

Congress decision

83 FBU
amend PCS

STANDS
Not Accepted

CARRIED
CARRIED
84 CWU STANDS LOST


8. TUC Organisation

Grouping

Congress decision

85 RMT

STANDS

CARRIED


EMERGENCY MOTIONS

Unions

Congress decision

1 Pleural Plaques

UCATT

CARRIED

2 Cuts in the civil service compensation scheme

PCS, Prospect, FDA, POA

CARRIED

3 Royal Mail dispute

CWU

CARRIED

4 Vestas and green jobs

RMT CARRIED
5 Sri Lanka FBU CARRIED
6 National Grid GMB CARRIED
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