Texas Local Government Code

Sec. § 174.156
Scope of Arbitration


(a)

The issues to be arbitrated are all matters the parties are unable to resolve through collective bargaining and mediation procedures required by this chapter.

(b)

An arbitration board shall render an award in accordance with the requirements of Section 174.021 (Prevailing Wage and Working Conditions Required). In settling disputes relating to compensation, hours, and other conditions of employment, the board shall consider:

(1)

hazards of employment;

(2)

physical qualifications;

(3)

educational qualifications;

(4)

mental qualifications;

(5)

job training;

(6)

skills; and

(7)

other factors.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 269, Sec. 4, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.
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