Decision on the 12th item on the agenda: Complaint concerning non-observance by the Republic of Chile of the Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 (No. 87), the Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention, 1949 (No. 98), the Maternity Protection Convention (Revised), 1952 (No. 103), the Workers’ Representatives Convention, 1971 (No. 135), and the Labour Relations (Public Service) Convention, 1978 (No. 151), made under article 26 of the ILO Constitution by a delegate to the 105th Session (2016) of the International Labour Conference
In light of the observations of the Government, in particular concerning the labour law reform recently adopted, and the comments thereon by the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations (CEACR), the Governing Body:
(a) invited the CEACR to continue its examination of any pending issues concerning the application of the Conventions concerned;
(b) decided that the complaint not be referred to a commission of inquiry and that, as a result, the procedure under article 26 of the ILO Constitution be closed.