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Labour Relations Act, 1995 (Act No. 66 of 1995)

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National Bargaining Council for the Clothing Manufacturing Industry

Main Collective Agreement

Part C : Provisions for the KwaZulu-Natal Region

26. SACTWU Funds

 

 

(1) Every employer shall, in respect of each trade union member employed by him, contribute an amount of 27 cents per week towards the Trade Union Bursary Fund which is administered by SACTWU for the benefit of employees in the Industry.

 

(2) Every employer shall also, in respect of each of his employees for whom Bargaining Council contributions are paid in terms of clause 25 of this part of the Agreement, contribute towards the trade union's HIV/AIDS Project at the rate of 39 cents per week.

 

(3) The total contribution by the employer in respect of subclauses (1) and (2) shall be forwarded to the Council not later than the 10th day of the month following that in respect of which the contributions were made, together with a list detailing employee Council numbers and particulars of contributions.

 

(4) Whenever proceedings are instituted against an employer for failure to pay outstanding contributions to the SACTWU bursary fund and HIV/AIDS Project, the employer shall pay interest on such amounts outstanding, calculated from the date or dates when such amounts became due and payable, at the bank prime rate prevailing on that date.