28:0854(111)CA - VA, Baltimore Regional Office, Baltimore, MD and AFGE Local 3597 -- 1987 FLRAdec CA
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The decision of the Authority follows:
28 FLRA No. 111 VETERANS ADMINISTRATION BALTIMORE REGIONAL OFFICE BALTIMORE, MARYLAND Respondent and AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES, LOCAL 3597, AFL-CIO Charging Party Case 3-CA-70254
I. Statement of the Case
This unfair labor practice case is before the Authority in accordance with section 2429.1(a) of the Authority's Rules and Regulations, based upon a stipulation entered into by the Respondent, the Charging Party (the Union) and the General Counsel. The issue is whether the Respondent violated section 7116(a)(1), (5) and (a) of the Federal Service Labor - Management Relations Statute (the Statute) by refusing to provide the Union, the exclusive representative of a unit of the Respondent's employees, with the names and home addresses of those employees as requested by the Union.
The Union is the exclusive representative of a unit of the Respondent's employees. By letters dated July 16 and December 31, 1986, the Union requested that the Respondent provide it with the names and home addresses of the unit employees. By letter dated January 30, 1987, the Respondent denied the request. The parties stipulated that the names and home addresses of