American Federation of Government Employees, Council 236 (Union) and General Services Administration, Region 10, Auburn, Washington (Agency)

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57 FLRA No. 14

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT
EMPLOYEES, COUNCIL 236
(Union)

and

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION
REGION 10, AUBURN, WASHINGTON
(Agency)

0-AR-3391

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DECISION

March 30, 2001

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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 Carlton J. Snow filed by the Union under § 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 § 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 of the entire record in this case, and Authority precedent, the Authority concludes that the award is not defic