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Update on the USS - Update 29 January 2015

29 January 2015

Today the USS Joint Negotiating Committee (JNC) agreed a joint proposal for reform of the USS,  supported by both UUK and UCU. This outcome follows more than a year of discussions and negotiations to develop a viable joint proposal. The UCU also consulted their members in pre-92 institutions about this proposal with 67% voting in favour. It will now be the subject of a statutory consultation with relevant employees which will start in mid-March 2015 and last a minimum of 60 days.

The two documents linked below are a summary of the JNC proposal for reform of the USS and a set of accompanying FAQs.