Article 54: Teachers' Contracts
Statute 72-5424: Agreements may provide for arbitration of disputes;
enforcement of arbitration agreements.
(a) A board of education and a professional employees' organization who
enter into an agreement covering terms and conditions of professional
service may include in such agreement procedures for final and binding
arbitration of such disputes as may arise involving the interpretation,
application or violation of such agreement.
(b) Where a party to such agreement is aggrieved by the failure, neglect
or refusal of the other party to proceed to arbitration in the manner
provided for in such agreement, such aggrieved party may file a complaint
in court for a summary action without jury seeking an order directing that
the arbitration proceed in the manner provided for in such agreement.
History: L. 1970, ch. 284, § 12; July 1.