FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES ITS 20TH ANNIVERSARY TRAINING CONFERENCES
February 10, 1999 · PR 103-99
Contact: Patty Reilly
FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY
ANNOUNCES ITS 20TH ANNIVERSARY
The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) announced today that it will hold two national training conferences to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the passage of the Federal Service Labor Management Relations Statute (Statute).
The conferences will be held in Denver, Colorado on May 4 and 5, 1999 and in Washington, D.C. on June 14 and 15. Both conferences will feature programs to train parties in the following areas: their rights and obligations under the Statute; skills for resolving their disputes through interest based problem-solving; and the FLRA's regulatory initiatives undertaken in the past few years.
Announcing the conferences, FLRA Chair Phyllis Segal explained, "These conferences will commemorate the two decades since Congress recognized that collective bargaining in the federal workplace contributes to effectively conducting public business