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The decision of the Authority follows:


49 FLRA No. 101

FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY

WASHINGTON, D.C.

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NATIONAL FEDERATION OF FEDERAL EMPLOYEES

LOCAL 251

FOREST SERVICE COUNCIL

(Union)

and

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

FOREST SERVICE

REGION 10

(Agency)

0-NG-2190

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DECISION AND ORDER ON A NEGOTIABILITY ISSUE

May 23, 1994

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Before Chairman McKee and Members Talkin and Armendariz.

I. Statement of the Case

This case is before the Authority on a negotiability appeal filed by the Union under section 7105(a)(2)(E) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute) and concerns the negotiability of one proposal concerning physical fitness activities. For the following reasons, we conclude tha