48:0740(76)AR - - Air Force, McGuire AFB, NJ and AFGE, Local 1778 - - 1993 FLRAdec AR - - v48 p740



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48:0740(76)AR
The decision of the Authority follows:


48 FLRA No. 76

FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY

WASHINGTON, D.C.

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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE

MCGUIRE AIR FORCE BASE, NEW JERSEY

(Agency)

and

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES

LOCAL 1778

(Union)

0-AR-2473

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DECISION

October 25, 1993

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Before Chairman McKee and Members Talkin and Armendariz.

I. Statement of the Case

This matter is before the Authority on an exception to an award of Arbitrator Diana S. Mulligan filed by the Union under section 7122(a) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute) and part 2425 of the Authority's Rules and Regulations. The Agency did not file an opposition to the Union's exception.

A grievance was filed disputing the Agency's ban on table games during lunch time. The Arbitrator first found that the grievance was timely and that, although the gri