In accordance with clause 3.01 of the Framework Contract, clause 2.02 above and clause 16.05 of the Framework Contract shall not apply to prison officers or prison officers who are entitled to benefits under Article 7 of this Agreement. Persons who are not representative on the Committee may, with the agreement of the Co-Chairs, make presentations at meetings and the Co-Chairs will be informed in writing prior to the meeting. The issues to be discussed were previously placed on the agenda. According to the union, the province is demanding a 1 per cent wage cut for the first year of a new collective agreement and that there be no increase for the next three years. The following week, Toews said the government would ask arbitrators to impose a 2 percent pay cut on collective agreements. This Agreement applies only to Traffic Enforcement Officers, Sheriff`s Investigative Support Officers and the Alert Team of the Department of Justice and the Solicitor General, Public Safety Division, assigned to rotate 9.25 hours of shiftwork. This Agreement applies only to employees of the Department of Justice and the Solicitor General, Correction Division, assigned to a 6/3 rotation of positions. The parties will begin negotiations on 15 January 2019 with a view to reaching an agreement on the start of wages. Any recommendation for amendment must be approved by a majority of the members of the Committee and, if accepted by both the employer and the union, may be implemented by mutual agreement.