52:0576(55)AR - - IRS, Philadelphia Service Center and NTEU, Chapter 71 - - 1996 FLRAdec AR - - v52 p576



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The decision of the Authority follows:


52 FLRA No. 55

FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY

WASHINGTON, D.C.

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INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE

PHILADELPHIA SERVICE CENTER

(Agency)

and

NATIONAL TREASURY EMPLOYEES UNION

CHAPTER 71

(Union)

0-AR-2752

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DECISION

November 14, 1996

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Before the Authority: Phyllis N. Segal, Chair; Tony Armendariz and Donald S. Wasserman, Members.

I. Statement of the Case

This matter is before the Authority on exceptions to an award of Arbitrator M. David Vaughn filed by the Agency under section 7122(a) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute) and part 2425 of the Authority's Regulat