Social Chapter


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Social Chapter

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the section of the Maastricht Treaty concerning working conditions, consultation of workers, employment rights, and social security. The UK government negotiated an opt-out clause from this section of the treaty in 1993 but adopted it in 1997
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As well as that, UK governments have been able to exercise opt-outs from a number of EU initiatives: for example, the Schengen Area, the Social Chapter, the Working Time Directive and, of course, the Euro.
The reason I voted remain was to stay in the Working Time Directive and Social Chapter.
Care for victims: In the social chapter, the planned items contribute in an essential way to the objective of the ministry that Dolores Delgado directs to attend to the needs of the weakest and guarantee their right to effective judicial protection.
They hated the inclusion of the Social Chapter, setting out the broad social policy objectives on living and working conditions.
In reality, since adopting the social chapter, the EU has provided frameworks to defend working people and consumers, against exploitation by unbridled global capitalism.
Cyprus scored well in the Social Chapter as it rose by 11 places, while at the same time it did not perform as well as previous years in governance.
They did not sign up to a Utopian "social chapter" which brought with it mass migration with its manifestly inherent problems, a single currency or any moves down the road to a federal superstate.
Tuesday's full Moon reminds you to be true to yourself, and to get ready for a lively social chapter.
As well as his leadership of the CBI over five years, he has been involved in a number of high-profile public policy roles, including the establishment of the minimum wage, a Government review of the state pension age and the UK's entry into the European Union's "social chapter" on employment conditions.
As well as his leadership of the CBI over five years, he has been involved in a number of high profile public policy roles, including the establishment of the minimum wage, a Government review of the the state pension age and the UK's entry into the European Union's "social chapter" on employment conditions.
It was exempted from aspects of EU policies such as the euro, the Schengen passport-free zone, justice and home affairs cooperation and, for a time, the social chapter of the EU treaties.