October 31, 2002
From: Kelley Dull, President, American Federation of Government Employees
National Council # 171, P.O. Box 8599, Kansas Mo. 64114
To:Darryl Roberts, Director, Labor Relations, Defense Finance And
Accounting Service, 1931 Jeff Davis Highway, Arlington Va. 22240-5291
Subj.: Demand for Substantive Impact Bargaining.
Ref: (A) Section 7114 (a)(1) of 5 U.S.C.
In accordance with the reference (A), you are hereby notified; National Council 171 respectfully demands an opportunity for substantive impact bargaining. This request is based on Managementís proposed change related to the centralization and realignment of the civilian PCS travel processing pay function from Indianapolis, including field sites Lawton, Orlando, Rock Island, Rome, Saint Louis, and San Antonio, to a central site at DFAS-CO.
National Council 171 demands collective bargaining to the fullest extent required and permitted by law over any changes in working conditions, personnel policy, practices, procedures, or conditions of employment regarding this initiated change referencing this centralization/realignment.
In addition, Council 171 requests that this issue be placed on the agenda for mid-term bargaining.
Please respond by November 08, 2002.
The POC for this issue is the undersigned.
National Council # 171