17:0003(1)AR - Justice, Federal Prison System and AFGE Council of Prison Locals -- 1985 FLRAdec AR



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17:0003(1)AR
The decision of the Authority follows:


 17 FLRA No. 1
 
 U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE,
 FEDERAL PRISON SYSTEM
 Agency
 
 and
 
 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT
 EMPLOYEES, COUNCIL OF PRISON LOCALS
 Union
 
                                            Case No. O-AR-873
 
                        ORDER DISMISSING EXCEPTIONS
 
    This case is before the Authority on exceptions to the award of
 Arbitrator Robert G. Williams 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.  By Authority
 letter dated December 7, 1984,the Union was informed that preliminary
 examination of the exception disclosed an apparent deficiency in meeting
 the requirements of the Authority's rules of procedure.  Specifically,
 as was noted in the Authority's letter, the Union's exception failed to
 comply with section 2425.1(d) of the Regulations.
 
    The Union was also advised in the Authority's letter that further
 processing of the exception was contingent upon compliance with the
 designated provision of the Authority's Regulations.  In this regard,
 the Union was informed of the specific action that had to be taken to
 comply and complete the appeal, and was afforded time in which to take
 that action.  Finally, the Union was advised that failure to comply with
 the