Prakash Lal, an information technology specialist 4 at the state Office of Information Technology Services, has been appointed to the PS&T Contract negotiating team. The team is now complete with members representing various state agencies who can provide expertise in their fields.
The team is currently being trained by PEF Contract Administration Department staff reviewing, information and developing their negotiation strategies. The team is also reviewing how the existing contract language has been interpreted and addresses problems or issues raised by members.
Additional member input is also being reviewed that was submitted at PEF’s Annual Convention in September, through the online contract survey and emails sent to the Contract Administration Department. PEF staff has also added input at the
training based on their areas of experience and expertise.
PEF continues to gather suggestions from members regarding what they would like to see included in the next contract. All suggestions will be presented to the bargaining team for review and consideration as they ready for negotiations.
If you have suggestions or want an area of concern addressed in the next contract, send an email to *protected email*.