45:0976(97)AR - - DOD, Military Entrance Processing Station, Pittsburgh, PA and AFGE Local 1627 - - 1992 FLRAdec AR - - v45 p976



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45:0976(97)AR
The decision of the Authority follows:


45 FLRA No. 97

FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY

WASHINGTON, D.C.

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

MILITARY ENTRANCE PROCESSING STATION

PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA

(Agency)

and

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES

LOCAL 1627

(Union)

0-AR-2327

ORDER DISMISSING EXCEPTIONS

August 24, 1992

The grievant, Theresa A. Gasior, filed exceptions to the award of Arbitrator James W. McMullen in the above-captioned case. For the reasons set out below, Ms. Gasior's exceptions must be dismissed.

The Authority's Regulations provide that "[e]ither party " to an arbitration proceeding "may file an exception to an arbitrator's award rendered pursuant to the arbitration." 5 C.F.R. § 2425.1(a)(emphasis added). A "party" in the context of an ar