All HSA members in the public health sector are covered by one of the three framework collective agreements: members and stewards should be aware that this draft collective agreement may contain errors and omissions that will be corrected in the coming months, when the contract is concluded and printed. Once the print version is complete, employers are responsible for distributing collective agreements to all employees covered by HSPBA. If you are not sure which agreement covers your work, contact us. On October 29, 2019, an agreement was reached on the details of HSPBA`s rates of pay negotiated for the 2019-2022 Health Sciences Professionals Collective Agreement. The finalized salary grids are available here. Please note that there are several professional salary grids and that you must refer to the salary grid corresponding to your profession. Three separate agreements apply to community social services and private sector employees: the Public Sector Wage Arbitration Deferral Act (Bill 9), which came into force on June 20, 2019, suspended wage arbitration hearings for Alberta 180,000 public service employees represented by unions in 24 collective agreements and suspended wage arbitration hearings until August. when Janice MacKinnons was the “Report and Recommendations: Blue Ribbon Panel on Alberta`s Finances.”   The health sciences collective agreement is negotiated between the employers and the Health Science Professionals Bargaining Association (HSPBA). .