Public Sector Labor Law: Overview & Cases


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Which act brought collective bargaining to the U.S. Postal Service?

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1. Although collective bargaining is required in the Postal Reorganization Act of 1970, which of the following is forbidden?

2. _____ occurs when labor and management negotiate for wages, benefits, and working conditions.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You can quickly assess what you know about public sector unions and laws using this quiz and corresponding worksheet. You will be quizzed on entities, laws, and terms that relate to this topic.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The following reflects what you will need to know when using this assessment tool:

  • What Act brought collective bargaining to the U.S. Postal Service and what this act forbids
  • Which terms describes the practice of labor and management negotiating for wages and benefits
  • What established the National Partnership Council
  • Which advisory agency works in the area of labor management relations for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as what term is used for the negotiation of better wages, benefits, and working conditions between labor and management
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what the U.S. Postal Service is forbidden to do
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the National Partnership Council and an Act impacting the U.S. Postal Service

Additional Learning

More detailed information can be reviewed in the lesson titled Public Sector Labor Law: Overview & Cases. You will read about:

  • How public sector unions compare to private sector unions
  • Why postal workers went on strike in 1970
  • What Order was passed in 2009 and what it does