34:0120(26)CU - ARMY, U.S. ARMY PLANT REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE MESA, ARIZONA and AFGE, LOCAL 3973 -- 1989 FLRAdec CU



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34:0120(26)CU
The decision of the Authority follows:


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                  U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY
             U.S. ARMY PLANT REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE
                         MESA, ARIZONA
                           (Activity)

                              and

          AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES
                          LOCAL 3973
                (Labor Organization/Petitioner)

                          8-CU-90008

	   ORDER GRANTING APPLICATION FOR REVIEW

     		      December 29,  1989

     Before Chairman McKee and Members Talkin and Armendariz.

I. Statement of the Case

     This case is before the Authority on an application for
review filed by the U.S. Army Plant Representative Office, Mesa,
Arizona (the Activity) under section 2422.17(a) of the
Authority's Rules and Regulations. The Activity seeks review of
the Regional Director's Decision and Order on a petition filed
under section 7111(b)(2) of the Federal Service Labor -
Management Relations Statute (the Statute) seeking to clarify the
bargaining unit status of 11 positions. The Union did not file an
opposition to the Activity's application for review.

     The Activity seeks review only of the Regional Director's
finding that one of the positions, a Secretary (Typing)
GS-0318-05 position occupied by Deborah Alire, should be included
in the certified