PrEPA career employees ask the court to nullify the plan that transfers them to other agencies
A group of employees in the Electric Power Authority (AEE) filed a legal appeal to the San Juan First Instance Court In which he asks for a preliminary command is null Mobility plan that provides for the transfer of workers in various government agencies.
They are included in the list of defendants The Executive Director and Board of Directors of PREPA, like him The government of Puerto Rico And the Office of Human Resources Management and Transformation To the government of Puerto Rico.
As part of the contract with the company Luma Energy, Effective June 1, he will be responsible for Electricity transmission and distribution service on the islandThousands of PREPA employees have started receiving letters stating that they must come to work for various government agencies. Although the government and Luma have repeatedly said that no worker will lose their jobs as a result of the privatization process, those who do not join Luma will be reassigned to other agencies.
depends on the request , Employees claim that the process strips them of acquired rights It is implemented in contravention of the regulations for implementing Law No. 8-2017 issued by the Office of Administration and Transfer of Human Resources in the government. They added that the transfer letters were not made according to the principle of merit and “as it takes,” as they asked the court to declare the mobility plan null.
The Chief Justice Anthony Cuevas Ramos He issued an order whereby the defendants would be summoned to give the reason within the next ten days and for which they should not be granted the required compensation and warned them that if they did not appear in writing within the specified period, the claims of the request and the wanted person would be issued treatment.
Thursday, The Steering Committee was established by Executive Order 2021-012 To implement “all necessary procedures, in accordance with applicable laws and regulations”, to supervise the implementation of the contract between Public Private Partnerships Authority (AAPP), Electric Power Authority (PREPA) and LUMAAnd the On Thursday, it announced five agreements covering various aspects, including employees of the public institution.