20:0354(36)NG - NFFE Local 405 and Army Aviation and Army Troop Support Command -- 1985 FLRAdec NG



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20:0354(36)NG
The decision of the Authority follows:


 20 FLRA No. 36
 
 NATIONAL FEDERATION OF FEDERAL 
 EMPLOYEES, LOCAL 405 
 Union 
 
 and
 
 DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY, U.S. 
 ARMY AVIATION SYSTEMS COMMAND 
 AND U.S. ARMY TROOP SUPPORT 
 COMMAND 
 Agency 
 
 Case No. 0-NG-1078
 
                 DECISION AND ORDER ON NEGOTIABILITY ISSUE
 
    The petition for review in this case comes before the Federal Labor
 Relations Authority (the Authority) pursuant to section 7105(a)(2)(E) of
 the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute),
 and presents an issue concerning the negotiability of the following
 Union proposal:  /1/
 
          Article VII, Section 1, 1.: Representational duties to
       bargaining unit employees of other Commands having an exclusive
       with the Union.  Official time for this function will be
       authorized by the Commander on an individual basis.
 
 Upon careful consideration of the entire record, including the parties'
 contentions, the Authority makes the following determination.
 
    The record in this case indicates that the Union holds exclusive
 recognition for four separate bargaining units of Department of the Army
 employees in St. Louis as follows:  the U.S. Army Aviation Systems
 Command (AVSCOM);  the U.S. Army Troop Support Command (TROSCOM);  a
 detachment of the U.S. A