U.S. Department of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service, Atlanta Customer Service Center, Atlanta, Georgia (Agency) and National Treasury Employees Union, Chapter 284 (Union)
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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY
INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE
ATLANTA CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER
NATIONAL TREASURY EMPLOYEES
UNION, CHAPTER 284
March 12, 2001
Before the Authority: Dale Cabaniss, Chairman; Donald S. Wasserman and Carol Waller Pope, Members.
This matter is before the Authority on exceptions to an award of Arbitrator William P. Murphy filed by the Agency under § 7122(a) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute) and part 2425 of the Authority's Regulations. The Union filed an opposition to the Agency's exceptions.
Under § 7122(a) of the Statute, an award is deficient if it is contrary to any law, rule, or regulation; or it is deficient on other grounds similar to those applied by federal courts in private sector labor-management relations. Upon careful consideration o