12:0003(1)AR - Naval Resale System Field Support Office, Commissary Store Division, Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Norfolk, Virginia and NAGE Local R4-45 Norfolk, Virginia -- 1983 FLRAdec AR



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The decision of the Authority follows:


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 NAVY RESALE SYSTEM FIELD SUPPORT OFFICE,
 COMMISSARY STORE DIVISION, NAVAL
 AMPHIBIOUS BASE, LITTLE CREEK,
 NORFOLK, VIRGINIA
 (Activity)
 
 and
 
 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENT
 EMPLOYEES, LOCAL R4-45
 (Union)
 
                                            Case No. 0-AR-523
 
                        ORDER DISMISSING EXCEPTIONS
 
    This case is before the Authority on exceptions to the award of
 Arbitrator Arthur Eliot Berkeley filed by the Union pursuant to section
 7122(a) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute and
 section 2425.1 of the Authority's Rules and Regulations.  For the
 reasons stated below, it has been determined that the Union's exceptions
 must be dismissed as untimely filed.
 
    Under section 7122(b) of the Statute and section 2425.1 of the
 Authority's Rules and Regulations, the time limit for filing an
 exception to an arbitration award is 30 days beginning on and including
 the date of the award.  Additionally, under section 2429.21 of the Rules
 and Regulations, any such exception must be received by the Authority
 before the clo