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Fair Work Commission could allow agreements which make some workers worse off – ABC News

Under planned changes, the Fair Work Commission will be allowed to disregard a test which ensures workers are better off when considering enterprise agreements…



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The Fair Work Commission (FWC) would be allowed to disregard the “better off overall test” when considering enterprise agreements for businesses hit by COVID-19 under planned changes.
Key points:

  • The proposed changes will help save jobs, the Federal Government says
  • The Fair Work Commission won’t have to make sure employees are “better off overall” under new laws
  • A two-year time limit will apply for such agreements

Industrial Relations Minister Christian Porter will unveil legislation on Wednesday…

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