15:0270(58)NG - AFGE Local 3004 and Army and Air Force, NG Bureau -- 1984 FLRAdec NG



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15:0270(58)NG
The decision of the Authority follows:


 15 FLRA No. 58
 
 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF
 GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES, AFL-CIO
 LOCAL 3004
 Union
 
 and
 
 DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY
 AND AIR FORCE,
 NATIONAL GUARD BUREAU
 Agency
 
                                            Case No. O-NG-712
 
                DECISION AND ORDER ON NEGOTIABILITY ISSUES
 
    This petition for review comes before the Federal Labor Relations
 Authority (the Authority) pursuant to section 7105(a)(2)(D) and (E) of
 the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute) and
 raises the question of the negotiability of the following Union
 proposal.  /1/
 
                                Article 13
 
                             Technician Travel
 
          Section a.  Employees on temporary duty in a technician status
       away from their designated duty station are required to utilize
       adequate government quarters when available based on their
       civilian grade.
 
          Section j.  A certificate of non-availability will be requested
       from the billeting officer if adequate quarters, commensurate with
       civilian pay grade, are not available.  If denied, such denial
       shall be requested in writing.  If written denial is not issued,
       employees should contact their immediate supervisor or a
       management official at their home station for guidance and/or
       assistanc