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The decision of the Authority follows:
44 FLRA No. 119
FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY
DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE
SACRAMENTO AIR LOGISTICS CENTER
MCCLELLAN AIR FORCE BASE, CALIFORNIA
AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES
38 FLRA 965 (1990)
DECISION AND ORDER ON REMAND
MAy 29, 1992
Before Chairman McKee and Members Talkin and Armendariz.
I. Statement of the Case
This case is before the Authority pursuant to a remand from the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in National Labor Relations Board v. FLRA, 952 F.2d 523 (D.C. Cir. 1992) (NLRB v. FLRA). The complaint alleges that the Respondent violated section 7116(a)(1), (5), and (8) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute) by refusing to furnish the Union with a document requested under section 7114(b)(4) of the Statute. For the following reasons, we conclude that the complaint must be remanded to the Chief Administrative Law Judge(*) for further proceedings.
As set forth in more detail in the Authority's previous decision in this case, Department of the Air Force, Sacramento Air Logistics Center, McClellan Air Force Base, California, 38 FLRA 965, 966-67 (1990) (McClellan AFB), an Agency regulation requires the Respondent to circulate among various supervisors and management officials files relating to proposed disciplinary actions. Attached to a proposed discipline file is a coordination sheet, which provides space for such officials to make comments on the proposed disciplinary action. In connection with its processing of a grievance on behalf of a unit employee who was disciplined, the