53:0186(24)AR - - AFGE Local 3943 and VA, West Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA - - 1997 FLRAdec AR - - v53 p186



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The decision of the Authority follows:


53 FLRA No. 24

FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY

WASHINGTON, D.C.

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AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES

LOCAL 3943

(Union)

and

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERAN AFFAIRS

WEST LOS ANGELES MEDICAL CENTER

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA

(Agency)

0-AR-2918

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DECISION

July 8, 1997

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Before the Authority: Phyllis N. Segal, Chair; and Donald S. Wasserman, Member.

I. Statement of the Case

This matter is before the Authority on exceptions to an award of Arbitrator Sara Adler 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 Regulations. The Agency did not file an opposition to the Union's exceptions.

Under section 7122(a) of the