37:0468(32)NG - INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS, LOCAL 2159 and U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, BUREAU OF RECLAMATION SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH -- 1990 FLRAdec NG


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The decision of the Authority follows:


37 FLRA NO. 32

            INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS
                               LOCAL 2159
                                 (Union)

                                  and

                    U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
                         BUREAU OF RECLAMATION
                          SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH
                                (Agency)

                               0-NG-1855

                    ORDER DISMISSING PETITION FOR REVIEW

                           September 21, 1990

     On August 22, 1990, the Authority issued an Order granting
the Union an opportunity to correct deficiencies  1/  in its
petition for review. The Authority's Order stated that the
Union's response must be filed with the Authority by September 4,
1990, and that failure to comply with the order may result in
dismissal of the Union's petition. 5 C.F.R. 2424.4 (c) (1).

     On September 6, 1990, the Union filed  2/  its response to the
Authority's Order and requested a 2-day extension of time.
The Union states that it was unable to file a timely response
"(d)ue to the Labor Day holiday and the recent change in computer
hardware and software in the office(s)."

     The Authority's Regulations pro