1.3 This agreement is intended to meet the requirements of the relevant sections of the Information and Consultation Sections of the Employment Regulations (2004), the Employment Rights Act (1996), the Trade Union & Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act (1992) (TULR (C)A 1992) and all subsequent employment relations laws. This is an existing agreement under the Information and Consultation of Employees Regulations (2004) and replaces all previous agreements. 1.1 This Agreement between the University and its accredited trade unions (in summary referred to as “parties” in this document), which are listed in paragraph 2.1, applies to all employees of the University of Bath paid nationally on pay scales negotiated by the Joint Negotiation Council for Higher Education Staff (JNCHES). . . .