ARTICLE 31: DURATION

This Agreement shall take effect upon the later of July 1, 2015 or legislative approval, and shall expire on June 30, 2018.

Negotiations for the successor to this Agreement shall commence according to the timetable established by Section 5-276a(a) of the General Statutes. The request to commence negotiations shall be in writing, sent by the requesting party to the other party via certified mail.