U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT and NATIONAL FEDERATION OF FEDERAL EMPLOYEES, LOCAL 259

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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Respondent

and

NATIONAL FEDERATION OF FEDERAL

EMPLOYEES, LOCAL 259
Charging Party

Case No. CH-CA-00213
Jeffrey Burns, Esquire Counsel for the Respondent
Davidson Taylor, President Representative of the Charging Party
Philip Roberts, Esquire Counsel for the General Counsel, FLRA
Before: GARVIN LEE OLIVER Administrative Law Judge
DECISION

Statement of the Case


On February 25, 2000, the Regional Director, Chicago Region, issued a Complaint and Notice of Hearing alleging that the Respondent violated section 7116(a)(1),(5),(6), and (8) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute. A hearing was scheduled for May 18, 2000.

On June 12, 2000, pursuant to telephone conferences on May 10 and 26, 2000, the parties submitted a joint motion, in accordance with 5 C.F.R. 2423.26, waiving the hearing and requesting a decision based upon a submitted stipulation of facts and exhibits.

On July 19, 2000, Counsel for the General Counsel advised that the parties had entered into a written settlement agreement and, in view of the settlement agreement, the Charging Party had requested to withdraw the charge. Accordingly, the General Counsel moved to remand the case to the Regional Director for approval of the withdrawal request.


ORDER

Pursuant to 5 C.F.R. 2423.31(e)(1), permission to withdraw the complaint is granted, and this case is hereby remanded to the Regional Director for such further action as he may deem appropriate.

Issued, Washington, DC, July 25, 2000