35:0987(105)CU - - Army, Army Ordnance Missile and Munitions Center and School, Redstone Arsenal, AL and AFGE Local 1858 - - 1990 FLRAdec RP - - v35 p987



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35:0987(105)CU
The decision of the Authority follows:


35 FLRA No. 105

FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY

WASHINGTON, D.C.

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY

ARMY ORDNANCE MISSILE AND MUNITIONS CENTER AND SCHOOL

REDSTONE ARSENAL, ALABAMA

(Activity/Petitioner)

and

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES

LOCAL 1858

(Union)

4-CU-90016

ORDER DENYING APPLICATION FOR REVIEW

May 2, 1990

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 Union under section 2422.17(a) of the Authority's Rules and Regulations. The Activity did not file an opposition to the Union's application for review.

The Activity filed a petition under section 7111(b) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute) seeking to clarify the bargaining unit to exclude eight employees on the ground that they performed security and/or intelligence work which directly affects national security within the meaning of section 7112(b)(6) of the Statute. The Regional Director found that five of these employees performed "security work" within the meaning of section 7112(b)(6) and, therefore, are excluded from the unit. The application seeks review of those findings.

For the reasons set