10:0562(98)NG - NTEU Chapter 66 and IRS, Kansas City, MO -- 1982 FLRAdec NG



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10:0562(98)NG
The decision of the Authority follows:


 10 FLRA No. 98
 
 NATIONAL TREASURY EMPLOYEES
 UNION, CHAPTER 66
 (Union)
 
 and
 
 INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE,
 KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI
 (Activity)
 
                                            Case No. O-NG-439
 
                   ORDER DISMISSING PETITION FOR REVIEW
 
    This matter is before the Federal Labor Relations Authority pursuant
 to section 7105(a)(2)(E) of the Federal Service Labor-Management
 Relations Statute and section 2424.1 of the Authority's Rules and
 Regulations on a petition for review of negotiability issues filed by
 the union.  For the reason indicated below, it has been determined that
 the union's petition for review was untimely filed and therefore must be
 dismissed.
 
    From the record before the Authority, it appears that during
 negotiations concerning a proposed staff sharing arrangement between two
 offices, the union submitted a number of proposals to the activity for
 consideration.  In response to the union's proposals, the activity, by
 memorandum dated January 29, 1981, which apparently was served upon the
 union in person on February 3, 1981, alleged that the proposals were
 nonnegotiable.  The union's petition for review of the activity's
 allegations of nonnegotiability was filed with the Authority on February
 23, 1981.
 
    In its statement of position, the activity argues, among other
 things, that the union's pet