Contract and Constitution


The OCSEA Contract is the three-year collective bargaining agreement between the union and the State of Ohio that dictates wages, hours, and terms of employment. It is bargained by the OCSEA Negotiations Team, made up of OCSEA’s Executive Officers and elected delegates by bargaining unit.

Please note: The 2012-2015 contract has been extended through June 30, 2015.

The 2015-2018 contract will be posted when it becomes available.

OCSEA Contract (pdf)


The OCSEA Constitution and By-laws governs business of the union and is reviewed and amended every two years by elected subordinate body delegates to the OCSEA Biennial Convention.

Constitution and By-Laws (pdf)

AFSCME Constitution

The AFSCME International Constitution also governs OCSEA’s decision-making processes. The Constitution is reviewed and amended every two years at the AFSCME International Convention by AFSCME affiliate delegates from around the country.

AFSCME Constitution