National Border Patrol Council, American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO, Local 1929 (Union) and U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service, Department of Justice (Activity) 



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05:0579(75)AR
The decision of the Authority follows:


 5 FLRA No. 75
 
 NATIONAL BORDER PATROL COUNCIL,
 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT
 EMPLOYEES, AFL-CIO, LOCAL 1929
 (Union)
 
 and
 
 U.S. IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION SERVICE,
 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
 (Activity)
 
                                            Case No. 0-AR-201
 
                        ORDER DISMISSING EXCEPTIONS
 
    ON MARCH 5, 1981, THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES,
 AFL-CIO (THE UNION) FILED EXCEPTIONS TO THE AWARD OF ARBITRATOR C.W.
 "BILL" TYER WITH THE AUTHORITY PURSUANT TO SECTION 2425.1 OF THE
 AUTHORITY'S RULES AND REGULATIONS (5 C.F.R. 2425.1(1980)) AND SECTION
 7122(A) OF THE FEDERAL SERVICE LABOR-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS STATUTE (5
 U.S.C. 7122(A)).  SUBSEQUENTLY, THE AGENCY FILED AN OPPOSITION TO THE
 UNION'S EXCEPTIONS.  FOR THE REASONS INDICATED BELOW, THE UNION'S
 EXCEPTIONS MUST BE DISMISSED.
 
    SECTION 7122(A) PROVIDES IN RELEVANT PART:
 
    EITHER PARTY TO ARBITRATION UNDER THIS CHAPTER MAY FILE WITH THE
 AUTHORITY AN EXCEPTION TO
 
    ANY ARBITRATOR'S AWARD PURSUANT TO THE ARBITRATION (OTHER THAN AN
 AWARD RELATING TO A MATTER
 
    DESCRIBED IN SECTION 7121(F) OF THIS TITLE).
 
    THE MATTERS DESCRIBED IN SECTION 7121(F) ARE THOSE COVERED UNDER 5
 U.S.C. 4303 AND 7512.  SECTION 7512, THE SECTION APPLICABLE IN THE
 INSTANT CASE, COVERS SPECI