09:0668(75)NG - IFPTE Local l and Navy, Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, Virginia -- 1982 FLRAdec NG



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The decision of the Authority follows:


 9 FLRA No. 75
 
 INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PROFESSIONAL
 AND TECHNICAL ENGINEERS, LOCAL 1
 (Union)
 
 and
 
 DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY, NORFOLK NAVAL
 SHIPYARD, PORTSMOUTH, VIRGINIA
 (Activity)
 
                                            Case No. O-NG-660
 
                   ORDER DISMISSING PETITION FOR REVIEW
 
    THIS MATTER IS BEFORE THE AUTHORITY ON A PETITION FOR REVIEW OF
 NEGOTIABILITY ISSUES FILED BY LOCAL 1 OF THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF
 PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL ENGINEERS (THE UNION) PURSUANT TO SECTION
 7117(C)(2) OF THE FEDERAL SERVICE LABOR-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS STATUTE AND
 SECTIONS 2424.3 AND 2424.4 OF THE AUTHORITY'S RULES AND REGULATIONS.  BY
 AUTHORITY LETTER OF MAY 17, 1982, THE UNION WAS INFORMED THAT
 PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION OF THE PETITION FOR REVIEW IN THE ABOVE-ENTITLED
 CASE DISCLOSED A NUMBER OF APPARENT DEFICIENCIES IN MEETING CERTAIN
 REQUIREMENTS OF THE AUTHORITY'S RULES AND REGULATIONS.  SPECIFICALLY, AS
 WAS NOTED IN THE AUTHORITY'S LETTER, THE UNION'S PETITION FOR REVIEW
 FAILED TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF SECTION 2424.4(B).
 
    THE UNION WAS ALSO ADVISED IN THE AUTHORITY'S LETTER THAT FURTHER
 PROCESSING OF THE APPEAL WAS CONTINGENT UPON COMPLIANCE WITH THE
 DESIGNATED PROVISIONS OF THE AUTHORITY'S REGULATIONS.  IN THIS REGARD,
 THE UNION WAS INFORMED OF THE SPECIFIC ACTIONS THAT HAD TO BE TAKEN TO
 COMPLY AND COMPLETE THE PETITION FOR REVIEW AND WAS AFFORDED TIME IN
 WHICH TO TAKE THOSE ACTIONS.  FINALLY, THE UNION WAS ADVISED THAT
 FAILURE TO COMPLY WI