U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Inspector General, Region I, Boston, Massachusetts (Activity) and National Council of Field Labor Locals, AFGE Local 948, AFL-CIO (Petitioner)

 



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07:0834(141)CU
The decision of the Authority follows:


 7 FLRA No. 141
 
 U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR,
 OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL,
 REGION I, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS
 Activity
 
 and
 
 NATIONAL COUNCIL OF FIELD
 LABOR LOCALS, AFGE, AFL-CIO,
 LOCAL 948
 Petitioner
 
                                            Case No. 1-CU-27
 
                    DECISION AND ORDER CLARIFYING UNIT
 
    AS A RESULT OF A PETITION DULY FILED WITH THE FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS
 AUTHORITY UNDER SECTION 7111(B)(2) OF THE FEDERAL SERVICE
 LABOR-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS STATUTE (THE STATUTE), A HEARING WAS HELD
 BEFORE A HEARING OFFICER OF THE AUTHORITY.  THE AUTHORITY HAS REVIEWED
 THE HEARING OFFICER'S RULINGS MADE AT THE HEARING AND FINDS THAT THEY
 ARE FREE FORM PREJUDICIAL ERROR.  THE RULINGS ARE HEREBY AFFIRMED.
 
    THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF FIELD LABOR LOCALS, AMERICAN FEDERATION OF
 GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES, AFL-CIO (COUNCIL) HOLDS EXCLUSIVE REPRESENTATION
 RIGHTS FOR A UNIT, AS STIPULATED BY THE PARTIES, CONSISTING OF:
 
    ALL PROFESSIONAL AND NON-PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYEES STATIONED THROUGHOUT
 THE NATION IN FIELD
 
    DUTY STATIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT INCLUDING FIELD DUTY STATIONS LOCATED
 WITHIN THE WASHINGTON,
 
    D.C., METROPOLITAN AREA, EXCEPT NON-CLERICAL EMPLOYEES OF THE LABOR
 MANAGEMENT SERVICES
 
    ADMINISTRATION, EMPLOYEES SERVING IN TEMPORARY APPOINTMENTS OF L