36:0224(26)NG - - AFGE Local 3601 and HHS, Public Health Service, Indian Hospital, Claremont, OK - - 1990 FLRAdec NG - - v36 p224
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The decision of the Authority follows:
36 FLRA No. 26
FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY
AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE
DECISION AND ORDER ON A NEGOTIABILITY ISSUE
June 29, 1990
Before Chairman McKee and Members Talkin and Armendariz.
I. Statement of the Case
This case is before the Authority on a negotiability appeal filed by the Union under section 7105(a)(2)(E) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute). It concerns the negotiability of one proposal requiring the Agency to provide a private office for the Medical Staff Quality Assurance employee. The Agency did not file a statement of position and, in its allegation of nonnegotiability, did not provide any reasons in support of its allegation. For the following reasons, we find that the proposal is negotiable.
The Employer agrees to provide a private office for the Medical Staff Quality Assurance employee.
III. Position of the Union
The Union's proposal