Decision 0314E – Marysville Joint USD

S-CE-133

Decision Date: May 27, 1983

Decision Type: PERB Decision

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Perc Vol: 7
Perc Index: 14163

Decision Headnotes

1000.00000 – SCOPE OF REPRESENTATION
1000.02083 – Lunch Periods or Duties

As clear and unambiguous language of collective bargaining agreement guaranteed employees a duty-free lunch period of no less than 30 minutes each day, District's decision to reduce lunch period to no more than 30 minutes was consistent with the contractual provision; p. 9.

608.00000 – EMPLOYER REFUSAL TO BARGAIN IN GOOD FAITH; DEFENSES
608.07000 – Waiver by Union; Contract Waivers; Bargaining History Estoppel; Disclaimer; Supersession

As clear and unambiguous language of collective bargaining agreement guaranteed employees a duty-free lunch period of no less than 30 minutes each day, District's decision to reduce lunch period to no more than 30 minutes was consistent with the contractual provision; p. 9.

1404.00000 – GENERAL LEGAL PRINCIPLES; CONTRACT ENFORCEMENT/ INTERPRETATION
1404.03000 – General Principles of Contract Interpretation

Absent any evidence of bargaining history, Board cannot infer that parties intended to attach a meaning to the hours provision of their agreement contrary to its plain meaning; p. 10.