38:1180(93)NG - - IAM Lodge 67 and Navy, Naval Ordnance Station, Indian Head, MD - - 1990 FLRAdec NG - - v38 p1180



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38:1180(93)NG
The decision of the Authority follows:


INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION
OF MACHINISTS AND AEROSPACE WORKERS
LODGE 67
(Union)

 and

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY
NAVAL ORDNANCE STATION
INDIAN HEAD, MARYLAND
(Agency) 

0-NG-1887

December 21, 1990

ORDER TO DISMISS

 The Union has filed a petition for review of negotiability issues in the above-captioned case. On November 16, 1990, the Authority issued an Order directing the Agency to Show Cause why its exceptions should not be dismissed as untimely filed. The Union filed a timely response to the Authority's Order. For the reasons set out below, 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 adde