45:0557(48)CA - - 375TH Combat Support Group, Scott AFB, IL and NAGE Local R-23 - - 1992 FLRAdec CA - - v45 p557
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The decision of the Authority follows:
45 FLRA No. 48
Before Chairman McKee and Members Talkin and Armendariz.
I. Statement of the Case
The Administrative Law Judge issued the attached decision in the above-entitled proceeding, finding that the Respondent did not violate section 7116(a)(1) and (5) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute) by implementing reduced working hours for seven employees and separations for five unit employees without negotiating with the Union over the impact and implementation of these actions. The Judge recommended that the complaint be dismissed. The General Counsel filed exceptions to the Judge's decision. The Respondent filed an opposition to the exceptions.
Pursuant to section 2423.29 of the Authority's Rules and Regulations and section 7118 of the Statute, we have reviewed the rulings of the Judge made at the hearing and find that no prejudicial error was committed. We affirm the
rulings. Upon consideration of the Judge's decision and the ent