33:0857(113)NG - - IFPTE, Local No. 12 and Navy, Pugent Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, WA - - 1989 FLRAdec NG - - v33 p857



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The decision of the Authority follows:


33 FLRA No. 113

FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY

WASHINGTON, D.C.

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PROFESSIONAL

AND TECHNICAL ENGINEERS, LOCAL NO. 12

and

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY

PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD

BREMERTON, WASHINGTON

0-NG-1665

ORDER DISMISSING PETITION FOR REVIEW

April 5, 1989

The International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers, Local No. 12 (Union) has filed a petition for review of negotiability issues in the above-referenced case. The Union's petition for review is untimely and must be dismissed.

A petition for review of negotiability issues must be filed with the Authority within 15 days after service on the Union of the Agency's allegation of nonnegotiability. 5 C.F.R. § 2424.3. The date of service is the date the allegation is deposited in the U.S. mail or is delivered in person. 5 C.F.R. § 2429.27(d). If the allegation is served by mail, 5 days are added to the 15-day period for filing the petition for review. 5 C.F.R. § 2429.22. The time limit may not be extended or waived by the Authority. 5 C.F.R. § 2429.23(d). Any document filed with the Authority, including a petition for review of negotiability issues, must be filed in the Authority's Docket Room in Washington, D.C. 5 C.F.R. § 2429.24(a).

The Department of the Navy, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Washington (Agency) provided a written allegation of nonnegotiability to the Union dated February 2, 1989. The Union states that it received the allegation on F