AGENCY ADMINISTRATION AND STRUCTURE

The Statute establishes distinct components within the FLRA, including the Authority, the General Counsel of the Authority, and the Federal Service Impasses Panel. Presidential appointees are included in each of these three components. The FLRA structure also includes an Office of Administrative Law Judges.  The FLRA components exercise statutorily independent prosecutorial and adjudicative responsibilities, with different and separate legal roles. The Statute, however, requires the President to designate one of the Authority Members to serve also as the FLRA Chairma