Benefits (Article 7.06)

As per Article 7.06 of the Collective Agreement, the Joint Subcommittee on Benefits maintains communication between the parties regarding benefits and discusses, among other matters, the form, frequency, modes of distribution and content of regular updates on claiming trends, plan details, benefits statements, a benefits magazine and ongoing issues regarding individual benefits claims. The Subcommittee also, when necessary, may discuss revising the Supplemental Benefits Program and benefits for members of the bargaining unit who have retired from the University. The Subcommittee shall meet at least once every three (3) months and shall submit a summary report of its activities to the JCOAA once annually, between 1 February and 31 March.