National Association of Government Employees, Local R5-82 and U.S. Department of the Navy, Naval Exchange Service Center, Jacksonville, Florida

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55 FLRA No. 109

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENT
EMPLOYEES, LOCAL R5-82
(Union)

and

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY
NAVAL EXCHANGE SERVICE CENTER
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA
(Agency)

0-AR-3188

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DECISION

July 23, 1999

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

      This matter is before the Authority on exceptions to an award of Arbitrator Leonard E. Lindquist 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 filed an opposition to the Union's exceptions.

      Under section 7122(a) of the Statute, an award is deficient if it is contrary to