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Bargaining Approaches to Fighting Privatization:

There are many different contracting out provisions that your local can bargain to fight privatization. Some completely restrict it, and others place obstacles in the way of privatization. Also, proactive language to prevent future privatization and to bring work back to the bargaining unit is important. The following are examples of the types of contracting-out and privatization provisions in our collective agreements.