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Industrial Disputes Act, 1947

Important Clarifications


Industry - has attained wider meaning than defined except for domestic employment, covers from barber shops to big steel companies. Sec.2(I)


Works Committee -Joint Committe with equal number of employers and employees representatives for discussion of certain common problems. Sec.3


Conciliation - is an attempt by a third party in helping to settle the disputesSec.4


Adjudication - Labour Court, Industrial Tribunal or National Tribunal to hear and decide the dispute. Sec.7,7A & 7B



Lay off & Payment of Compensation- Conditions for Laying off

Failure, refusal or inability of an employer to provide work due to

 

  • Shortage of coal, power or raw material.
  • Accumulation of stocks.
  • Breakdown of machinery.
  • Natural Calamity
  • Sec.25-C

    Lay off Compensation

     

    Payment of Wages except for intervening weekly holiday compensation 50% of total or basic wages and DA for a period of lay off upto maximum 45 days in a year. Sec.25-C 

    Prohibition of Strikes & Lock Outs
  • Without giving to the employer notice of strike, as hereinafter provided, within six weeks before striking
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  • Within fourteen days of giving such notice.
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  • Before the expiry of the date of strike specified in any such notice as aforesaid.
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  • During the Pendency of any concillation proceedings before a conciliation officer and seven days after the conclusion of such proceedings.
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  • During the pendency of conciliation proceedings before a Board and seven days after the conclusion of such proceedings.
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  • During the pendency of proceeding before a Labour Court, Tribunal or National
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  • Tribunal and two months, after the conclusion of such proceedings.
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  • During the pendency of arbitration proceedings before an arbitrator and two months after the conclusion of such proceedings, where a notification has been issued under Sub-Section (3A) of Secion 10A
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  • During any period in which a settlement or award is in operation, in respect of any of the atters covered by the settlement or award.
    Sec.22 & 23

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