Public Sector Labor Relations: Virginia
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
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- Public employees do not have the right to organize or bargain collectively in Virginia. See No Right to Organize.
- Virginia is a "right to work" state, and the law applies to public as well as private employees. See Right to Work.
- Public employees are not allowed to strike. See No Right to Strike.