PUBLIC EMPLOYEE LABOR RELATIONS
273-A:9-a Bargaining by Judicial Employees.
I. All cost items and terms and conditions of employment affecting judicial employees generally shall
be negotiated by the unified court system, represented by the chief justice of the supreme court with
the advice and consent of the chief justice of the superior court, with a single employee bargaining
committee comprised of exclusive representatives of all interested bargaining units. Negotiations
regarding terms and conditions of employment unique to individual bargaining units shall be
negotiated individually with the representatives of those units by the governor.
II. The chief justice of the supreme court, with the advice and consent of the chief justice of the superior court, may designate an official negotiator who shall serve at the pleasure of the chief justices.
Source. 2001, 170:3, eff. Jan. 1, 2002.