Congress Decisions 2016

Issue date
08 Sep 2016


11 - 14 September 2016, Brighton


This is a live record of decisions taken on motions to TUC Congress 2016.

Text of standing motions can be found in Congress Final Agenda.

Text of composite motions can be found in the GPC Report





 

1. Jobs, growth and a new economy

Grouping

Congress Decision

01 Unite

02 UNISON

03 FBU

amend CWU

04 Community

COMPOSITE No.1

European Union

 CARRIED

05 FDA

amend GMB

amend PCS

COMPOSITE No.2

Making a success of Brexit

 CARRIED

06 GMB

amend Prospect

amend ASLEF

COMPOSITE No.3

Supporting a modern industrial strategy

 CARRIED

07 Unite

08 Community

amend ASLEF

COMPOSITE No.4

Steel

 CARRIED

09 Prospect

amend USDAW

amend ATL

COMPOSITE No.5

Working harder not smarter

 CARRIED

10 Nautilus International

STANDS

 CARRIED

11 TSSA

amend BALPA

STANDS

Withdrawn

LOST

12 BDA

amend NASUWT

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

13 Aegis

amend FDA

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

14 USDAW

amend UNISON

amend RMT

15 BFAWU

amend PCS

COMPOSITE No.6

Living wage

CARRIED

16 TUC Young Workers Conference

STANDS

 CARRIED

2. Respect and a voice at work

Grouping

Congress Decision

17 UNISON

amend CSP

amend RCM

amend FDA

COMPOSITE No.7

Protecting worker and trade union rights in the EU Brexit

 CARRIED

18 CWU

STANDS

 CARRIED

19 UCATT

amend NASUWT

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

20 RMT

amend Unite

amend NUT

amend FBU

COMPOSITE No.16

2016 Trade Union Act

 CARRIED

21 UCATT

amend Community

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

22 NUJ

amend Unite

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

23 UNISON

amend USDAW

24 GMB

25 PCS

26 UCU

COMPOSITE No.8

Challenging the politics of hate

 CARRIED

27 CSP

amend Prospect

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

28 TUC LGBT Conference

STANDS

 CARRIED

3. Good services and decent welfare

Grouping

Congress Decision

29 PCS

amend FBU

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

30 Prospect

STANDS

 CARRIED

31 FDA

STANDS

 CARRIED

32 Napo

STANDS

 CARRIED

33 NUT

STANDS

 CARRIED

34 NUT

35 NAHT

COMPOSITE No.9

School assessment and examination system

 CARRIED

36 ATL

amend UCU

37 AEP

COMPOSITE No.10

Professional status and evidence-based education policies

 CARRIED

38 EIS

STANDS

 CARRIED

39 MU

STANDS

 CARRIED

40 NASUWT

41 ATL

42 AEP

COMPOSITE No.11

Mental health and well-being of the education workforce and young people

 CARRIED

43 UCU

amend ATL

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

44 CSP

amend UNISON

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

45 RCM

STANDS

 CARRIED

46 POA

amend Community

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

47 SoR

STANDS

 CARRIED

48 SoR

STANDS

 CARRIED

49 BFAWU

STANDS

 CARRIED

50 BDA

STANDS

 CARRIED

51 SCP

amend CSP

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

52 HCSA

STANDS

 CARRIED

53 HCSA

STANDS

 CARRIED

54 POA

STANDS

 CARRIED

55 Napo

amend UCU

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

56 CWU

STANDS

 CARRIED

57 FBU

STANDS

 CARRIED

58 RMT

amend Unite

amend TSSA

COMPOSITE No.17

Public ownership of the rail and bus industry

 CARRIED

59 ASLEF

amend TSSA

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

60 Nautilus International

STANDS

 CARRIED

61 BALPA

STANDS

 CARRIED

62 TSSA

amend UNISON

amend CWU

amend UCATT

COMPOSITE No.12

Housing

 CARRIED

63 ASLEF

amend RMT

STANDS

Accepted

 CARRIED

64 Equity

STANDS

 CARRIED

65 BECTU

STANDS

 CARRIED

66 MU

STANDS

 CARRIED

67 BECTU

STANDS

 CARRIED

68 Unite

69 USDAW

COMPOSITE No.13

In work benefits and Universal Basic Income

 CARRIED

70 TUC Disabled Workers Conference

STANDS

 CARRIED

71 TUC Trades Councils Conference

STANDS

 CARRIED

4. Strong unions

Grouping

Congress decision

72 Equity

amend UCATT

73 NUJ

COMPOSITE No.18

Rights for freelance and atypical workers

 CARRIED

74 NAHT

STANDS

 CARRIED

75 Accord

amend GMB

amend RCM

COMPOSITE No.14

Digital campaigning and organising

 CARRIED

76 TUC Women’s Conference

STANDS

 CARRIED

77 PFA

STANDS

 CARRIED

78 Aegis

STANDS

 CARRIED

79 RCM

STANDS

 CARRIED

80 SCP

STANDS

 CARRIED

81 NASUWT

amend NUT

82 EIS

COMPOSITE No.15

Impact of refugee crisis on children

 CARRIED

83 TUC Black Workers Conference

STANDS

 CARRIED

84 Accord

STANDS

 CARRIED

5. Emergency motions

Grouping

Congress decision

E1 Prospect

Zero tolerance for sexual harassment

 CARRIED

E2 UCU

Colombia

CARRIED

E3 RMT

Review of London Underground ticket office closure programme

CARRIED

E4 ATL

Selection in education

CARRIED

E5 UNISON

Support for the BMA and junior doctors

CARRIED

E6 GMB

HSE Board appointment

CARRIED

E7 Unite

Turkey and solidarity with the Kurdish population

CARRIED